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Nursing: On the Shelf

Featured Books

Tabbner's Nursing Care - 8th ed. (2021)

Updated to reflect the current context and scope of practice for Enrolled Nurses in Australia and New Zealand, the text focuses on the delivery of person-centred care, critical thinking, quality clinical decision making and application of skills.

Essential clinical skills : enrolled nurses - 5th ed. (2022)

Essential Clinical Skills addresses the practical (skills) component of the Diploma of Nursing, HLT54121. This book links nursing theory to clinical practice and helps you to expand your skills and understanding of different care situations.

Foundations of nursing : Enrolled nurses - 2nd ANZ ed. (2019)

Designed for the Diploma of Nursing, helps you to complete the HLT54115 training package competencies, and aligns to the revised Standards for Practice for the Enrolled Nurse. 

Memmler's The Human Body in Health and Disease - 14th ed. (2019)

This classic text provides beautifully illustrated coverage of the essentials of human anatomy, physiology, and the effects of disease.

Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - 10th ed

With over 56,000 definitions, 2,450 photographs and line drawings, and supporting reference appendixes and atlases.

Nursing Calculations - 9th ed. (2016)

Chapters cover the core areas of clinical practice including calculations relating to oral medications (including both tablets and liquid form), injections, intravenous infusions and intravenously administered medication, and paediatric specific medication.

Pharmacology in nursing - 3rd ANZ ed. (2020)

The text helps you understand drugs and how they act on the various body systems and their disorders. It also covers the responsibilities you have in relation to medication administration and patient management, with an emphasis on nursing care. A review of dosage calculations is also included.

Havard's Nursing Guide to Drugs - 11th ed. (2022)

It provides all the medication information you need to know, with drugs classified by both therapeutic class and body system, and referred to by both trade and generic name. The book includes best practice in drug administration as well as patient teaching information to improve care.

100 Case Studies in Pathophysiology

Inside you'll discover a clear-cut approach to integrating basic pathophysiology, risk factors, physical examination findings, and clinical laboratory data for 100 major health problems.

Browse the Shelves

Browse the shelves at these call numbers to find resources related to your subject.

150 Psychology
155.413 Developmental psychology
174.2 Ethics for Nurses
344.94 Law for Nurses
362 Public health
540  Chemistry
579 Microbiology
610 Nursing and health professionals
611-612 Anatomy and physiology
613 Nutrition and personal health
614 Immunisation
615 Pharmacology and calculations
616 Pathophysiology
616.89 Mental disorders and psychiatry
618 Obstetrics and gerontology                                            


Browse the Shelves- Indigenous Resources

Browse the shelves at these call numbers to find resources related to your subject.

305.89915 Aboriginal Australians
346.994 Native title and land rights
362.1089915 Health workers
362.7089 Stolen generations
362.849915 Aboriginal health and care
499.15 Aboriginal language
610.73092 Aboriginal nurses
994.0049915 History