Mental health nursing

  • This page provides information about some of the key resources for mental health nursing. Please also make sure that you have looked at the Adult Nursing page as well as the general Health and Social Work pages to make sure you have not missed any relevant information. You may also find useful information on the Education and Psychology pages.

  • There are many health databases relevant to mental health nursing. Some of the key ones are:

    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 How to... guides will help you get started.

    There are a wealth of journals relevant to nursing available either in print or electronic format. The Journal titles search on the Library homepage gives details of e-journals we have access to, as well as all the printed journals held in the Library.

    Some of the mental health journals that we stock include:

    Advances in mental health and intellectual disabilities

    Child and adolescent mental health

    Evidence based mental health

    International journal of mental health nursing

    Issues in mental health nursing

    Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing

    Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services

  • Sources of further help

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


    Telephone: 01865 483135

    In person: Headington Library, JHB 310 (Level 3, Zone C)