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The Human Kinetics Library Core Collection combines Bloomsbury’s digital excellence with Human Kinetics’ market-leading sports and physical activity content, featuring an exclusive package of approximately 200 ebooks and more than 400 videos, covering topics that include athletic and strength training, biomechanics, nutrition, sport and exercise psychology, sport law and management, and much more.

New for 2024: The Human Kinetics Library Core Collection has been updated with 10 new titles for 2024, covering topics such as peak performance, sport psychology, sport business, and coaching.

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The collection contains approximately 200 market-leading ebooks from Human Kinetics, including textbooks, supplementary monographs and materials for practitioners.

Collage of book covers from the Human Kinetics Library Core Collection

Also included are over 300 videos from Human Kinetics, including demonstrations of exercise movements and explanations of key physical activity concepts.

Stills from video content available on the Human Kinetics Library Core Collection

Topics covered include:

Active Aging Nutrition and Supplements
Anatomy Outdoor and Adventure Recreation
Athletic Training and Therapy Physiology of Sport and Exercise
Biomechanics Program and Facility Management
Coaching Psychology of Sport and Exercise
Cognition and Mental Health Research Methods, Measurements, and Evaluation
Disability in Sport Risk Management
Ergonomics and Occupational Health Ethics in Sport
Exercise Prescription, Instruction, and Assessment Sociology of Sport
Fitness and Health Sport Law
Health Promotion Sport Management, Marketing and Finance
History of Sport Sports Analytics and Performance
Kinesiology and Exercise Science Strength Training
Leadership Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation
Motor Behavior Youth Sports and Fitness

Specific sports and activities covered include:

Archery Football (Soccer) Rugby
Baseball Golf Running, Jogging and Cross Country
Basketball Gymnastics Skiing and Snowboarding
Bodybuilding Hiking and Backpacking Softball
Cheerleading Hockey Swimming
Cycling and Mountain Biking Lacrosse Track and Field (Athletics)
Dance Martial Arts and Self-Defense Triathlon
Diving Racket Sports Volleyball
Ice Skating Tennis Water Sports and Activities
Football (American) Rock Climbing and Mountaineering Weight Lifting

New to the Human Kinetics Library Core Collection