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Nursing Resources

Databases for Nursing

UpToDateEvidence-based, synthesized medical information for point-of-care decision-making. UpToDate training videos. Mobile app instructions. Free personal account required.

Visible Body SuiteDetailed, Interactive 3D atlas of the human body. Requires a free account. Be patient - can take up to 30 seconds to load the first time you access. Tutorial. Mobile app instructions.

PubMed (MEDLINE)PubMed search of MEDLINE, the US National Library of Medicine database of biomedical literature. Tutorials. Mobile app instructions. 

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ClinicalKeyCurrent clinical information for fast, concise answers at point-of-care. Mobile app instructions.

CINAHL CompleteThe comprehensive source for nursing and allied health journals, including physical and occupational therapy, physician assistant, public health, and more. Video tutorial.

LexidrugLexicomp is now UpToDate Lexidrug. Point-of-care drug information used in many hospitals; integrates with UpToDate. Training videos.

Embodied LabsImmersive virtual reality labs giving users first-person experience of aging individuals with unique diagnoses and perspectives. Login requires UNE email account. Access is limited to specific windows of time; check the schedule.

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical ExaminationClinical skills videos on head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques. OSCE skills videos are not included in our subscription.

Exam MasterCreate an individual account using your UNE email address to access practice exams for the USMLE, PANCE, NAPLEX, NBDE, NCLEX, board certification exams, and review medical subjects.

Academic Video OnlineMultidisciplinary streaming video titles including documentary, feature films, video demonstrations and more.

Nursing & Allied Health DatabaseScholarly literature, clinical training videos, reference materials and evidence-based resources for students in nursing and allied health professions.

Ebook CentralScholarly book titles across all subject areas to download or read online.

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How PubMed Works Tutorial

Nursing Research Video Series

Trends in Nursing | Healthy People 2030

Cultural Competencies & Nursing

Nursing License Map

Finding Data Sets | NIH Library

Maine Shared Community Health Needs Assessment

Maine Center for Disease Control

Climate Change & HealthA student project database from the MGH Nursing Institute offering educational resources, current research, climate and health statistics

For Faculty & Student | Environmental Health & NursingCase studies, online tutorials, and resources to help you integrate environmental health into nursing curricula.

Test Prep

Study Guides

Online Test Study Guides! Link directly to the items below OR…

For alternative titles, both onsite and online, search our collection from the search box at the top of the page!

Link to N.C.L.E.X - R.N. for Dummies Link to the book Next Generation N.C.L.E.X (NGN) Test Items. Link to Study Guide for the N.C.L.E.X-R.N. Exam book link to book N.C.L.E.X. - R.N. Made Incredibly Easy Link to Pearson's Master the N.C.L.E.X. - R.N. Link to book Prioritization & Clinical Judgement for N.C.L.E.X - R.N.

Exam Master

This resource is a NCCLEX question bank with tracking analytics, helping to cement your clinical knowledge base and demonstrate your progress on a subject topic. Missed a question? No problem! Select the option to see a detailed explanation of the Q&A.

To begin, create an individual account using your UNE email address to access practice exams for the USMLE, PANCE, NAPLEX, NBDE, NCCLEX board certification exams, or to review general medical subjects

To jump right into the quiz option, select ‘Create Exam’, scroll to ‘Nursing’ and set your preferred length and limitations.

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Open Access Resources

Writing Open Access Textbooks

Open RN

MERLOT NursingOver 1,720 assignments, assessment tools, case studies, courses, and textbooks

MERLOT Health Sciences Portal

Health & Medicine | Khan AcademyPractice exercises, instructional videos and reference materials

OpenMichigan | Nursing Resources

Nursing Education | Open Educational ResourcesInteractive, multimedia learning materials that were created with grant-funding from the US Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

BC OER NursingOpen Textbooks adapted by BC Faculty

WISC-Online | NursingOER Learning Modules developed by Wisconsin's Fox Valley Technical Colleges