Read & Research

Read & Research

Knowledge is an open door that leads to great achievements. Explore our rich repository of scientific research, publications and other key resources

Advancing Scientific Discovery, Translation and Dissemination of Knowledge



ACSM demonstrates dedication to its members and science by recognizing the research efforts of outstanding ACSM members. As part of our mission to advance education, scientific research and dissemination of information, ACSM awards several grants every year. 

Peer-Reviewed Publications 

ACSM publishes five respected, highly ranked peer-reviewed journals covering an array of disciplines within sports medicine and exercise science. 

Books and Digital Resources

ACSM publishes more than 50 books and related digital products serving individuals seeking the latest, evidence-informed information in exercise science, exercise physiology, research methods, exercise and behavioral science, exercise testing and prescription, clinical exercise physiology, and nutrition. Learn more in ACSM's Resource Library.  

Sports Medicine Bulletin

Sports Medicine Bulletin is ACSM's member newsletter delivered weekly to all members featuring the latest news and science information by and for ACSM members. 


ACSM Journals - Editor Picks

Get the scoop from the best - ACSM's Editors-in-Chief share their recommended reading each new issue. 

Learn More About ACSM's Grant Program

  • Get inspired by hearing from past grant recipients.

  • Apply for ACSM's prestigious research or travel grants. 

  • Invest in the future of scientific research. Find out how to support the ACSM Foundation.

Featured Book of the Month


ACSM's Introduction to Exercise Science, 3e helps students succeed in your course and learn more about potential careers. Every chapter features the importance and clinical relevance of each topic in the curriculum and gives you an insider’s view of the profession through fascinating interviews and online video profiles and field trips.

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