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Biomechanics and Movement Science: Finding Books

Books of Interest

This is NOT the complete listing of biomechanics and movement science books available, please use WorldCat Local or DELCAT to search for additional resources.

Finding Books

Books are important sources of basic information on a topic, providing necessary definitions, background ifnormation, and statistics. They can provide a foundation for reserach which can be supplemented by more current information from journal articles. Books also often ctonatin useful bibliographies which may lead to additional research  material. To locate books, use DELCAT or WorldCat Local, the Library catalog. 

Sample subject terms that might be of use when searching DELCAT or WorldCat Local for information on Biomechanics and Movement Science are:

sport, biomechanics  rehabilitation, robotics
anatomy  clinical, biomechanics
neurophysiology  sport, injuries
biomechanics, modeling  motor control, behavior
exercise, physiology  human, locomotion

 

The UD Library uses the Library of Congress Classification System to arrange books and print journals on the shelves. This system uses letters and numbers to complete the Call Number. A call number is like an address: it tells us where the book is located in the library.

To find information on the following subjects see the designated call numbers:

Subject

Call Number Ranges

Recreation, Leisure

GV 1- GV1860

Physical Education and Training

GV 201 - GV 555

Sports

GV 557 - GV 1198

Human Anatomy

QM 1 - QM 169

Physiology

QP 1 - QP 981

Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy

RC 735 - RC 953.8

Sports Medicine

RC 1200 - 1245

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Interlibrary Loan

Books and other materials not held by the UD Library may be obtained by Interlibrary Loan. This service is available to UD faculty, students, and staff.

Requests may be submitted by going to Interlibrary Loan