Secondary Library

Resources by Subject : Physical and Health Education



ISF Library Catalog You can borrow up to 7 books (besides textbook) from The Clifford C. F. Wong Secondary Library.
HK Public Library Catalog Each registered reader can borrow a maximum of 8 books from the Hong Kong Public Libraries.
Gale eBooks Off campus access requires ISF login

Gale eBooks is a nonfiction ebook collection. It covers multidisciplinary content published by authoritative publishers, delivered through a user-friendly platform.

ProQuest Ebook Central Access with Hong Kong Public Libraries login

“This is a collection of authoritative and scholarly English e-books from world-renowned publishers/university presses, covering the subject fields of business & economics, humanities, science & technology and social sciences.” (ProQuest Ebook Central)



AccessScience Access with Hong Kong Public Libraries login

“The AccessScience features the McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology and weekly articles on the latest breaking news. It covers all areas of science and technology plus full-text features of biographies, news, learning resources, study guides and many other related sites.” (Hong Kong Public Libraries)

Find articles about “Health Sciences”, “Food Science & Technology”.

BioMed Central Free access

“BMC has an evolving portfolio of some 300 peer-reviewed journals, sharing discoveries from research communities in science, technology, engineering and medicine.” It covers a broad range of medicine & health-related topics, including Sports Science and Sports Nutrition. (About BMC)

Britannica School Access via the given link does not require manual login

Encyclopedia tailored for secondary students, to support student research and reinforce curriculum standards.
It covers sports related journal articles, videos, websites, and more.

Directory of Open Access Journals Free access

The “database contains over 16 500 peer-reviewed open access journals covering all areas of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts and humanities.” The database also covers Sports medicine, Education, Human anatomy, and Physiology. (About DOAJ)

Gale Health and Wellness Off campus access requires ISF login

“Search a full range of health-related issues,  from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices.” (Gale Product Menu)

Gale In Context: Science Off campus access requires ISF login

“Understand context for hundreds of science topics through overviews, journals, news, interactive experiments, and more.” Topics on sports include Exercise and Sports Science.” (Gale Product Menu)

Gale Reference Complete Off campus access requires ISF login

“Gale Reference Complete enable users to access millions of pages of primary sources, e-reference and periodical content on Gale’s superior platforms designed to streamline the student and researcher workflow.” (Gale Reference Complete)

Google Scholar Free access

Google Scholar provides a simple way to search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. (About Google Scholar)

JSTOR Access with ISF login

Covered “more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.” (About JSTOR)

OmniFile Full Text Mega Access with Hong Kong Public Libraries login

“OmniFile Full Text Mega is a full-text database of essential publications for research across many disciplines, including art, education, humanities and technology. In addition to full text, it provides indexing and abstracts for thousands of publications.” (OmniFile Full Text Mega)

Find articles about sports coaching, sports science, exercise physiology, …etc.

PLOS One Free access

PLOS ONE is an inclusive journal community. The database covers subject areas across science, engineering, medicine, and the related social sciences and humanities.

ProQuest eLibrary Access with Hong Kong Public Libraries login

eLibrary covers more than 11,000 editor-created Research Topics pages deliver the essential elements on a vast array of people, places, historical events and eras, literary genres, current events, broad curricular themes and much more. Editor’s Picks and Trending Topics make it easier to explore appropriate subject matter and get started. Researchers can access primary and scholarly sources, and all content is in 100% full text. 1,700+ magazines, newspapers, transcripts and digitized reference book content, more than seven million images, maps, websites, videos and interactive simulations, all expertly curated by ProQuest editors. (About eLibrary)

Pub Med Free access

“PubMed is a free resource supporting the search and retrieval of biomedical and life sciences literature with the aim of improving health–both globally and personally.

The PubMed database contains more than 33 million citations and abstracts of biomedical literature. It does not include full text journal articles; however, links to the full text are often present when available from other sources, such as the publisher’s website or PubMed Central (PMC).” (About).

Science Direct Register for free, login for more options of filter.

It covers journal articles on subjects such as humanities, business and accounting, economics and finance, psychology, and social sciences.
Choose “Open access” from Access type for free resources. Check the tutorial to learn how to conduct an Advanced Search.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text Access with Hong Kong Public Libraries login

“It covers the subjects of biomechanics, pharmacology, sports training, kinesiology, sports science, nutrition, occupational health and therapy, physical fitness, physiotherapy, rehabilitation, sports psychology, coaching and education and sports medicine.” (Hong Kong Public Libraries)

Springer Open Free access

Open access of academic journals and e-books covering a broad range of subjects, including Business, Economics, Geography, Psychology, Social Sciences, … etc.



Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines Off campus access requires ISF login

“Access the most searched magazines across Gale OneFile focusing on current events, sports, science, and health issues.” (Gale Product Menu)

PE Review Magazine Archive Click here to see the password

“This magazine makes tricky and topical subjects accessible for A-level students. PE Review includes interviews with athletes, articles by experts and regular ‘Exam Focus’ pieces. Exam-style questions at the end of articles test student’s understanding.” (PE Review Magazine Archive)