Subjects: HPERS (Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Sport)

Websites for Scholarly Research and Professional Organizations

The field of outdoor education is particularly rich in current research accessible online via professional organization websites. Below is a small sampling of non-profit and educational agencies engaged in research in the field of OE. As you explore these websites, look for links to "Research", "Education", "Publications", or "Resources". These links often to take you to scholarly information found outside of even library databases. Be sure to check these important web resources as you conduct your research!

Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a powerful research tool that allows users to locate online citations (and sometimes full-length articles) to academic, scholarly,  and peer-reviewed resources. 

Cornell University's Guidelines for Evaluating Websites for Research