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Useful links and resources for student nurses

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Useful news sources, places to go for helpful advice and a selection of websites that will help you with you through your course

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Nursing Times: the latest news, practice and resources for student nurses

UNISON: information about training, pay and conditions

Directgov: information on student finance


Nursing Times Learning

Essay writing/research

A comprehensive guide on using the web for research

Searchable catalogue of internet resources in nursing, midwifery and the allied health professions

Free tutorial to help students develop their internet research skills

Saint Xavier University - articles on portfolio development and writing in a nursing programme


Nursing Times: nursing practice and clinical research articles

Royal College of Nursing

LinkOut journal lists: links to all full text nursing and medical journals available through the National Library of Medicine

Medline: directory of information from the National Library of Medicine


Facebook: Nursing Times’ Facebook page

Twitter: updates and news from Nursing Times

Nursing and health news

Nursing Times: the latest health and nursing news

BBC’s health website: to make full use of this site, familiarise yourself with the BBC’s search engine

The Guardian: health news and comment


Department of Health: government health policies and programmes

Nursing and Midwifery Council: The regulatory body responsible for upholding professional standards in nursing


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    Searchable catalogue of internet resources in nursing, midwifery and the allied health professions

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