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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


A Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Sports.

Library Catalogs

Use the following library catalogs to search for books. 

Suggested Keywords

Try these keywords when searching for information about your topic.

  • Athletes
  • Athletics
  • College sports
  • Contact sports
  • Cross-training
  • Individual sports
  • Physical fitness
  • Professional sports
  • Recreational sports
  • Sports
  • Team sports
  • Or search specific sport or sport type as a keyword (e.g. Boxing, motorsports, soccer, etc.)