Adult nursing

  • This page lists key resources for Adult Nursing. Please also make sure that you have looked at the general Health and Social Work pages to make sure you have not missed any relevant information. The following nursing pages may also contain useful information: Children's Nursing, Community Nursing, Learning Disability Nursing, Mental Health Nursing, Cancer and Palliative Care and Diabetes. You may also find useful information on the Education and Psychology pages.

    • British Nursing Database: covers nursing and midwifery.
    • CINAHL: covers allied health and nursing.
    • Cochrane Library: covers evidence based health care.
    • PubMed: covers biomedicine and nursing.
    • PsycINFO: covers psychology, psychiatry, child development, psychological aspects of illness and treatment.

    The best way to locate articles about your topic is to do a search on one of the health care databases (see above). If you aren't sure how to do this, our Going beyond your reading list: how to find research on a topic guide will help you get started.

    The Library Catalogue gives details of e-journals we have access to, as well as all the printed journals held in the Library. The catalogue entry for an e-journal connects to the A-Z list (a complete listing of all full text e-journals available to Oxford Brookes staff and students).

    Some of the key nursing journals that we stock are:

    British journal of nursing

    Clinical nursing research

    Evidence based nursing

    Journal of advanced nursing

    Journal of clinical nursing

    Journal of nursing law

    Journal of nursing management

    Journal of nursing research

    Nursing standard

    Nursing times

  • Sources of further help

    For help finding any health care related information, contact the Health and Social Work librarians