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This guide provides resources and information for students of nursing and related fields

Welcome to the nursing guide!

The Contra Costa College Library has many resources available for students of nursing, covering topics such as treatments, history of medicine, nutrition, and more! This guide will help you find what you need to succeed in your major, and always feel free to Ask a Librarian if you have questions or want help getting started with your research!

Image of two nursing students practicing with a dummy in a hospital bed.Books: Look here for key books in this topic area (including print books on our shelves, and electronic books you can use from home). Try these subject searches:

      - Nursing
      - Nursing ethics
      - by specialty (ex: Pediatric nursing or Surgical nursing)

Articles: We've chosen a few key article databases for your topic area where you might find information in magazines, journals, and newspapers.

Videos: Want to watch something on your topic? Check out our video databases.

Internet Sources: Finding a high quality website through Google can feel frustrating. We have some evaluation tips and ideas of where you might want to start.

Careers: Explore information about careers in Nursing.