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KIN 349 – History of Sport & Physical Activity - Beckwith

KIN 349 - History of Sport & Physical Activity Guide aims to assist with Bid Book Assignment

Find Sources, Images, & Maps

Find Sources, Images, & Maps

Use this selection of online encyclopedias and dictionaries to find reliable background information, overviews and key resources from articles' bibliographies 

Click Search in this book

Screenshot of Search in this Book option in The Encyclopedia of Ancient History 

To find books related to your area of research, use the Library catalog.

Enter your keywords or try searching with a subject heading.

UT Libraries Databases are your key to finding authoritative articles on research topics.

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Pictures and images of artifacts, places and objects from the ancient world can provide key evidence to life from that time. There are many sources for such images, including books, articles and the internet. Below are listed some authoritative sources from the internet:

Tips:

  • Try Standard or Advanced Search, "Decoration Description", using auto-fill suggestions.
  • Click Images to view available pictures (not all available). 

Screenshot of finding images in Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum

Contact librarians for help!

Cindy Slater
Librarian, Stark Center
cslater@austin.utexas.edu


Shiela Winchester
Archaeology and Classics Librarian
PCL and Classics Library
winchester@austin.utexas.edu

Find books in Stark Center

The Stark Center (located in NEZ) has created a reserve cart of book material relevant to this assignment.  You’ll find several book detailing the games and sports played by various ancient cultures with most books also providing information about the culture, politics and lifestyles of the people living during this time.  These books do not circulate, so must be used at the Stark Center.  You may visit the Center Monday-Friday, 9am – 5pm.  Or contact Cindy Slater at cslater@austin.utexas.edu with questions. 

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