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Credo is an academic alternative to Wikipedia, containing encyclopedias, specialty dictionaries, and almanacs. Check out this article on Running from The Gale Encyclopedia of Fitness, or this one on Track & Field. Credo's sources also list further reading and references that you can investigate in other sources.
Where to Find Scholarly Sources
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Books at Smith Library Center
Searching for Information
Think about keywords related to running to start your search in the library's WorldCat catalog.
When you find a good book, click the Description section of the record to find more books on the topic using the Subject Headings. Clicking on a Subject will take you to a list of all the other books in the catalog that have been classified under that subject.
Try some of these subject headings related to running in WorldCat:
WorldCat@SU is the library's online catalog. You can search our collections for books, articles, archival materials, journals, maps, music, videos, and other resources. Other library's collections are searchable, too. Use Get It! to request and borrow those items.
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