Nursing: Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Handbooks

When you are doing research on a topic, you will often require a quick definition of a term, a specific fact, or condensed, detailed information about particular topics. Dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and manuals covering nursing topics are a great place to start.

Online Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Print Books

Stacks books are located on the upper floor of the library. Reference books are located in the shelving area located behind the information and near the computer lab.

  • Brunner & Suddarth's Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests: Stacks  RT41.T46 2014
  • Nursing 2019 Drug HandbookREF: RM125.N87 2019  
  • Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing: REF: R121.S8 2011
  • Nursing diagnosis handbook: an evidence-based guide to planning care: Stacks RT48.6.A35 2017
  • Holistic nursing: a handbook for practice: Stacks RT42.H65 2013
  • Pediatric oncology nursing: advanced clinical handbook: Stacks RC281.C4P44 2010
  • Lippincott's handbook for psychiatric nursing and care planning: Stacks RC440.F535 2010

Date Revised: 23-October-2018