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Welcome to the PreNursing guide. This guide was created by librarians in order to assist prenursing students with their research needs. General information is found on this page, and there is also a page with resources for studying for the HESI A2 exam, as well as a page for library assistance. As always, if you need help with finding information for any of your research needs, please do not hesitate to contact a librarian!
The databases below are selected for pre-nursing students and their research needs
CINAHL Complete (EBSCO) This link opens in a new window
The worlds most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index, with no embargo. CINAHL®Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature.
Credo Reference (Credo) This link opens in a new window
A good starting point for general information on nursing.
MEDLINE with Full Text (EBSCO) This link opens in a new window
Full text for nearly 1,200 journals. Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care system, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine. Now includes the MeSH thesaurus. Includes 12+ million records from 9,500+ sources from 1965 to the present.
PubMed (National Library of Medicine) This link opens in a new window
PubMed was developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). It was developed in conjunction with publishers of biomedical literature as a search tool for accessing literature citations and linking to full-text journals at web sites of participating publishers.
Vocations and Careers Collection (Gale) This link opens in a new window
Offering content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.
201 Careers in Nursing by
Includes 201 nursing careers, each with career descriptions, educational requirements, and requisite skills; Provides information about certification and salaries with relevant websites included; Features interviews with nurses in academia and practice settings.
Call Number: ebook
Publication Date: 2011-06-01
A Man's Guide to a Nursing Career by
This is a nuts and bolts guide to a career in nursing--from the earliest consideration of a nursing career through education and clinical practice--designed specifically for men.
Call Number: ebook
Publication Date: 2012-10-01
Math for Nurses by
Call Number: RT68 .B68 2016
Publication Date: 2015-09-23