Today we are celebrating International Nurses’ Day 2015! Held on the 12th May every year, this date also marks the birthday of one of nursing’s most famous historical figures – Florence Nightingale.
With a plethora of events, organisations and people getting involved to celebrate the contribution nurses make to our health care services and society, we at St George’s Library are getting involved too.
On Friday our NHS Liaison Librarian, Karen John-Pierre, was at the St George’s University Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust event, chatting to nurses about how we can better support their practice through the library and its resources.
Karen has also put together a guide specifically highlighting some of the e-resources, books and journals we have available that are relevant to nursing staff. Whether it’s in-depth research, evidence to support patient care or just keeping up to date with your profession, there’s something in the library to meet everyone’s needs. Download our guide to resources for nurses here – http://www.library.sgul.ac.uk/images/Blog_documents/Nursing_Resources_2015.pdf