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Recreation and Leisure Studies

This guide shares sources that facilitate learning about recreation during leisure time from encyclopedias, databases, publications and websites. There is coverage of business, health, psychological and cultural aspects of both leisure and recreation.

Encyclopedias Relevant to Recreation

Dictionaries and Thesauri for Recreation and Leisure

Library Search and Related Library Services

Research Skills Databases and Sources

Tourism Research Methods

Recreation Handbooks

More Recreation Related Handbooks

Recreation Guides

Recreation Directories

Recreation Directories for States, Countries and Organizations

Government Recreation Departments, Programs and Activities