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Nursing Resources: Home

A variety of library resources related to nursing available at ACTC Library.

Online Exam Prep

LearningExpress Library provides instant access to the most comprehensive collection of test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources available.  In order to access LearningExpress Library content, you must first create a personal account at the LEL website by clicking on "register" in the top right corner.

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Visit the LearningExpress Library Career Center, click on "Prepare for an Occupation Exam," then select "Nursing" from the list of options to prepare for the following occupational exams:

*NEW* Gale Interactive Human Anatomy


Suggested Online Resources for Nursing Students

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 To access off-campus, use your KCTCS user name (jsmith0001) and password when prompted by the proxy server.  Please note that not all databases provide full-text access.  Please use the Library's online Interlibrary Loan Request form to request the full-text of articles for which our databases only provide citations.

Nursing eBooks

Nursing eBooks in Credo Reference

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NNLM Online Resources

*NEW* Medcom Video Library

Tablets for Health Science Students

Where to Find Print Resources for Nursing

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Look for these call numbers to find nursing information on the shelf in the Library:

R General Medicine
RA Public Health
RC Internal Medicine
RD Surgery
RG Gynecology & Obstetrics
RJ Pediatrics
RM Pharmacology
RT Nursing

Nursing Journals available at the CDC Library

The following nursing journals are available in the periodicals section of the College Drive Library.

AJN: American Journal of Nursing

CIT: Computers, Informatics, Nursing

Imprint: Professional Magazine for Student Nurses

Journal of Christian Nursing

Journal of Nursing Care Quality

Journal of Practical Nursing

MCN: American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing

Nursing Forum

Nursing Outlook

Pediatric Nursing


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ACTC Nursing Program Information

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