Community Nursing/Health visiting


These journals have direct links (but you will still need your NHS Athens username and password):

British Journal of Community Nursing

Journal of Community Nursing

British Journal of Nursing

British Journal of School Nursing

Journal of Health Visiting

Journal of Wound Care

Nurse Prescribing

Nursing and Residential Care

Practice Nursing

For many other journals go to NICE journals and log in with your NHS Athens username and password.

If you are looking for an article but you can’t find the full text online, fill in this request form, and we will obtain a copy of the article for you (there may be a charge for this service).

Online Resources

UpToDate produces a summary of What’s new in family medicine and  What’s new in primary care


The new online 9th edition of the The Royal Marsden Manual  of Clinical Nursing Procedures provides well illustrated procedure guidelines for nurses and students.

We have recently purchased a collection of Oxford e-books.  Click on the titles below to read the books online.  You will need an NHS Athens account.

Emergencies in Primary Care

Oxford Handbook of Primary Care and Community Nursing

Oxford handbook of reproductive health and family planning

Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice

Oxford Textbook of Community Mental Health

Recent books for community nurses