Sport and Leisure

The library contains many sources of information which students of sport & leisure will find useful. This guide is intended to help you make the best use of those resources.


The areas of book stock relating to sport & leisure can be found in the main sequence at the following classification numbers. Any numbers after 372 can be found within the lending collection upstairs.

306.483 sport & Society
612 Human Body
613.71  Exercise & Fitness
617.1027 Sports Injuries
796 Sport
796.01 Sport & Psychology

The library also has a selection of DVDs which may be borrowed for one week at a time for no charge.    


Athens is a service that lets you access all of the colleges resources online from an offsite computer. You can follow a link which has been sent to your college email address (e.g. in order to activate your account.


The library stocks the PE Review which can be borrowed for one week at a time. The current issue may not be borrowed but is available for reference. 


Useful Websites

NHS Choices - Live Well

English Federation of Disability Sport

Sport England

National Disability Sports Organisations

Sport Research

UK Sports

British Olympic Association

British Paralympic Association

Journal of Sports Science and Medicine


Sports Coach UK

The Human Heart - Explania

Last modified: Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 2:51 PM