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Resource of the Month: RCNi Journals

Bodleian Health Care Libraries resource of the month

Resource of the Month

RCNi Journals – an essential resource for the whole nursing team

RCNi Journals

The 10 RCNi Journals cover most specialisms in nursing.

Each journal contains:

  • Coverage of key issues and developments affecting nursing practice
  • Peer-reviewed clinical and research articles
  • Policy updates and latest practice guidelines 


Sign in to your OpenAthens account and click on the ‘RCNi’ link, which will take you to the RCNi website. Click on the journal you wish to access and browse the issues and articles, or use the search box. Once you've found an article, click the 'Download PDF' button if you would like to save a copy of it for offline reading. 

The collection can also be accessed by clicking on the links below (note that you need to be signed in to your OpenAthens account for full access).

NHS OpenAthens is the single username and password for nearly all the online library resources purchased for NHS staff. To register, and for more information, see our online guide.

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