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NURS 3318: Nurse as Therapeutic Communicator: Home
Directory of magazines, journals, newspapers, newsletters, e-zines, and more. Browse by Subject or by Index. Includes updates on newly added periodical titles, cessations, title changes, and title mergers. Also has a Reading Room with some full text.
Unlimited simultaneous users allowed.
Content is updated irregularly.
To access the Quick Search box, go to the Bell Library homepage.
If you want to start searching for articles in databases, you can click the Databases button under the Quick Search box on the library's homepage and select "Nursing and Health Sciences" from the Subjects drop down menu.
If you want to get directly to a database from here, you can select one of these databases to begin your search:
CINAHL Complete is the world’s 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 and supports nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers.
Full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL
Indexing for more than 5,400 Journals
Searchable Cited References for more than 1,460 journals
Full text dating back to 1937
Deep full text for a number of titles
More than 3.7 million records dating back to 1937
Over 130 Evidence-based Care Sheets
Nearly 170 Quick Lessons providing Overviews of Disease and Conditions
170 Continuing Education Modules
Full text for 360 Research Instrument Records
The first place to go for authoritative consumer health information. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. It also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news. MedlinePlus is available in Spanish from this link.
Here are a few go-to books to reference when you need information about drugs, diagnoses, or care plans. If you have trouble with the links below, access the database Stat!Ref and search for the title of the book you're looking for in the search box at the top of the screen.
Healthcare e-resource enabling users to intuitively cross-search full-text, evidence-based and authoritative resources.
For Board Vitals access please go to that database listing and register using your TAMUCC email address.
Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses® delivers all of the information you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan—well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade-name drugs.
The perfect pocket guide. This quick-reference tool has what you need to select the appropriate diagnosis to plan your patients’ care effectively. The 14th Edition features all the latest nursing diagnoses and updated interventions.
Designed to help students learn how to create nursing care plans and effectively document care, this practical book focuses on the nursing plans that are most important, ensuring that students learn what they need to know and that they can find the information they need easily without being distracted by irrelevant information.
A comprehensive guide to care planning and nursing diagnosis throughout the life cycle, this clearly written, easy-to-use reference manual contains the evidence-based information that nursing students and practicing nurses need to diagnose and construct care plans that meet patients' health care needs throughout the life span.
Board Vitals is an NCLEX RN exam prep tool. It has banks full of questions so you can take practice tests at your own pace. You have access to this throughout your time at TAMU-CC and for 365 days after your last class date, so you can go one studying after you graduate.