Nursing Resources - External Links

The Nursing and Allied Health Learning Resource Center (NAHLRC) links page includes outside references pertinent to the field of nursing and was created as an additional resource for your information. Please browse at your discretion.

General Basic Resources

  • MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine
  • NOAH (New York Access to Health Portal) - Tambien en español
  • Guideline.Gov - Access recognized US guidelines and treatment standards!
  • FamilyDoctor.Org - American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Merck Manuals - Professional, Home, Geriatric editions

CCCC Library Resources – (Wilkens Library Home Page)

CCCC Nurses' Index Favorites - Direct links     

CCCC Nurses' APA Citation favorites     

Other Libraries    

  • Mass Virtual Catalog - holdings of Massachusetts public libraries, colleges and universities (and the Fenway Libraries online group)
  • WorldCat - a huge, worldwide database of books, AVs, reports, guidelines and internet accessible materials

Request books and articles via Interlibrary Loan

U.S. Health Statistics

Health and Healthcare in Massachusetts

World Health


  • NCLEX® Using CAT video - Under the guidance of NCSBN's Examinations department, this video is intended to explain computer adaptive testing (CAT) and how it is used by NCLEX to measure the competencies needed to perform safely and effectively as a newly licensed, entry-level nurse. CAT is a method for administering exams that merges computer technology with modern measurement theory to increase the efficiency of the exam process. Topics covered include item selection and pass/fail rules. View the video on or via You Tube or Vimeo.