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PE P 185/SPMD 1350: Social Foundations of Physical Activity

Welcome to the research guide for PE P 185. The resources below should get you everything you need to complete this assignment.  Please email me with any questions at or use the chat box to the left to get help at our Ask Us! page.

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Choose the NMSU-z-Lib Database Access option under the Group pulldown menu and login with your myNMSU username and password:


Now you can begin searching!  Try these popular databases for the PE P 185 assignment:

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Availability: choose Peer-Reviewed Journals and Available Online

Resource type: choose Article