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LRC resources for nursing

Useful books

Clinical Nursing Procedures
Understanding Ethics for Nursing Students
Communication Skills in Nursing Practice
Introducing Research and Evidence-Based Practice for Nursing and Healthcare Professionals
Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants
Essentials of pathophysiology for nursing practice
Essentials of nursing practice

Print books

Below is a range of subjects, with their class mark. Clicking on the links takes you through to a list of resources at that class mark on the library catalogueMatching the class mark to the number on the shelves will show you where you will find the book.

Anatomy and physiology
Eating disorders
Human anatomy
Human biology
Sociology for nurses
Study skills



The different e-book collections provide access to a number of useful e-books. You can browse some of the titles in the collections below but there are many more available in each e-book database.

If you are accessing the e-books in college simply click on the book's cover image. If you are accessing the e-books from home follow the access instructions for each database below. 

Credo Reference

How to access Credo Reference from off campus
Age and Ageing
The Brain Book
The International Encyclopedia of depression
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English-Polish Dictionary
The Columbia Encyclopedia
Harvard Medical School Commentaries on Health
SAGE Key Concepts Series: Key Concepts in Healthcare Education
The Royal Society of Medicine Health Encyclopedia
SAGE Key Concepts Series: Key Concepts in Health Studies
Health Topics A-Z
The Human Body Book
The essential Job interview handbook
Black's Medical Dictionary 42nd edition
Webster's New World Medical Dictionary
A Harvard Medical School Special Health Report
The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing & allied Health
Key concepts for Nursing
DK Nutrition for Life
Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide
Encyclopedia of Women's Health
New Harvard Guide to Women's Health

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook central from off campus
AQA A-level Biology Student guide: Practical Biology
Higher Human Biology
Nutrition : A Practical Approach
Psychology in Practice : Health
Studying for Success
Young Children's Health And Well-being
Biology a global approach

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
body systems
Encyclopedia of Public Health
The Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health: Infancy through Adolescence
The Gale Encyclopedia of Dermatology
The Gale Encyclopedia of Diets
The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders
The gale encyclopedia of Medicine
The Gale Encyclopedia of Environmental Health
The Gale encyclopedia of Mental Health
The Gale Encyclopedia of Neurological Disorders
The Gale Encyclopedia of Pregnancy and Childbirth
The Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health
Gale Encyclopedia of Senior Health
Gales Encyclopedia Surgery and Medical Tests
Genetics and Genetic Engineering
Human Diseases and Conditions
Infectious Diseases
Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health
Personal Finance
Social Skills

English and Maths e-books in Ebook Central

AQA GCSE English Language Grades 1-5 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Grades 5-9 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Workbook
My Revision Notes: AQA GCSE English Language
Revise AQA GCSE English Language Revision Guide
Revise English AQA workbook
Revise English Edexcel GCSE workbook
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Text Anthology
AQA GCSE Maths Foundation Student Book
AQA GCSE Maths Higher Student Book
Mastering Mathematics : Foundation 1
Mastering Mathematics for Edexcel GCSE, Foundation 2 / Higher 1
Mastering Mathematics : Higher 2
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Higher Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Foundation Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Mathematics for Dyslexics : Including Dyscalculia