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What it means to be a nurse

Florence Nightingale : the founder of modern professional nursing


This guide will help you locate resources and information for the Registered Nursing, Enrolled Nursing or Bridging to Nursing courses. Use the tabs above to locate books, journals, online databases and websites. If you require further research help, or simply want to ask a question, please contact the Library.


Overview of our resources

The Great Southern Institute Library can provide students and staff with a variety of resources to assist with your study, research and assignments.

Books/AV : You can search our catalogue for books, ebooks, DVDs, CDs.

Databases : You can access on and off campus a range of databases containing thousands of journal articles, newspaper articles, conference proceedings, theses, dissertations, company information.

Web links : Access to current information from various Government and non-government reliable websites related to your course.

Print Reference Materials

Reference materials such as dictionaries, handbooks and encyclopedias, are a good starting point to gain an overview of your subject area. Here are a few examples of print reference materials available in the Library that you may find useful:

Your Library Liaison Officer

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Paul Metcalfe
I am here to help with all your research, information and referencing needs. Phone 9892 8863 or email me at the link above.

Nursing throughout history