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Academic Support: Nursing

Nursing Collection

Library collections and resources are sufficient in scope to support the Scholl of Nursing program. The following table shows library holdings targeted to support the Health Sciences and the Nursing curriculum as of February 2020. A current list of Nursing program collections can be found via the Library catalog by conducting a Keyword(s) or Subject search.

Library Resources                                 

Health Science                                      


Holding 6,506,858 14,852,415 2,046,763
Books 667,688 560,108 148,247
eBooks 146,145 156,433 38,824
eJournals 3,702,730 7,504,319 969,134
Serials 1,436 6,656 2,088
Databases 66+ 44+ 16+


Pertinent Journals

The following is a selected list of significant Nursing electronic journals. By conducting an eJournals search in Full Text Finder, you can view more journals related to these subjects.

*AACN Advanced Critical Care

Issues in advanced Practice. Primary and Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Networking...

*Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal

For advanced practice registered nurses in the field of emergency nursing ...

*Advances in Nursing Science

Designed for the growing number of graduate nurse from international countries wishing to work in clinical leadership or extended roles in clinical practice as nurse practitioners or consultant nurse ...

*AJN: American Journal of Nursing

Considered the profession's premier journal ...

*Nursing Rearch

Provides evidence used to support nursing practice ...

*Journal of Family Nursing

Quarterly journal of nursing research, practice, education, and policy issues, as well as empirical and theoretical analysis on the subject of family health.

*Nursing Research & Practice

Addressing research into the practice, theory, or philosophy of nursing ...  

*Journal of Professional Nursing

Addresses the practice, research, and policy roles of nurses with baccalaureate and graduate degrees, the education and ...


Selected Databases

The following are selected databases specific to the program of Nursing. The FAMU Libraries A-Z Databases offers a variety of Medical & Health Science Databases.


Cochrane Library

Dissertations and Theses @ Florida A&M University

Health and Wellness Resource Center 

ICE Learning Center (ICE Video Library)

MEDLINE (Proquest)

OVID Nursing Databasa


SAGE Journals Online