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Nursing & Practical Nursing: Professional Journals

Resources for the branch of medicine that focuses on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life.
American Journal of Nursing
International Journal of Nursing Studies
Clinical Simulation in Nursing
Journal of Nursing Scholarship
The Patient - Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
Journal of Advanced Nursing
Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing
Nursing Outlook
Journal of Clinical Nursing
BMC Nursing
Collegian: The Australian Journal of Nursing Practice, Scholarship and Research
Research in Nursing & Health
International Nursing Review
Global Qualitative Nursing Research
The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety
Nursing Research
Nursing Inquiry
Journal of Nursing Care Quality
Applied Nursing Research
Wound Management & Prevention
Journal of Wound Care
Journal of Transcultural Nursing
Advances in Nursing Science
Western Journal of Nursing Research
International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare
Nursing & Health Sciences
Nursing Forum
Health Promotion Practice
Nursing Open
Asian Nursing Research

About Professional Journals

It may be helpful to read current news about nursing to find ideas for topics that would be interesting to research.  Use the links on this page to browse and search for articles in these journals on the publishers' websites.  If you find an article you wish to read, enter the journal title in Journal Locator (right) to see if we have access to it.  If the full-text is not available for free on the publisher site, and the journal is not found in Journal Locator, or the article is outside of the journal's availability, then current students, faculty and staff may request a copy using our interlibrary loan service (right).

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