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Nursing Reference Books

Reference sources or introductory nursing books are a great way to begin researching your topic or to quickly check for drug and medication information.

Check out our recommended books below, or browse the reference shelves in the library (located on the 2nd floor opposite the reference desk).

Find Nursing Books

Nursing Section

The best way to find nursing books is to search the library catalog.

You can also find nursing books by browsing the library shelves.  Most of the nursing books will be in the same section near other books on medicine.

Try these call numbers:

R- Medicine

RM- Therapeutics, Pharmacology



*Please note that nursing textbooks are located in the reserve section on the second floor (behind the circulation desk). Check out our circulation policies for reserve items here.

For more information on how to find books in the library, check out our handy tutorial, Introduction to Library Research.

Other Libraries

BookshelfIf you can't find the book you want you can always check the WorldCat Catalog to see if it is in a nearby library.  SFC Library is a member of Academic Libraries of Brooklyn (ALB).  If you request an ALB card from the Reference Desk you can visit six other academic libraries.

You can also request an Interlibrary Loan from another library by filling out the form below.