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Guide created for students in the HCC Nursing Program

Welcome to the Nursing LibGuide!

The purpose of this LibGuide is to assist HCC Nursing students navigate through the HCC Libraries System.  The pages in this LibGuide cover resources found in a variety of formats (printed books, e-Books, streaming videos, article databases, etc.)  Also, look for information regarding applying for licensure, current trends and professional organizations.  

At any time while you are an HCC student, please do not hesitate to contact your friendly, professional librarians to research help.

HCC Nursing Program

To find specific information about the nursing program at HCC, please see the link below.

Guide Pages

Welcome to the guide created for HCC Nursing students. Whether you are new to the nursing program or transitioning in to your career, this guide contains information, resources, and links to information that will be useful to you.

 

You can click on the colored tabs above to find information about

Browsing for Books

Find books related to the Health Sciences field in the R (Medicine) section of the library. Books are arranged on the shelf by call number. Think of the call number as the address of the book -- where it is found on the shelf. Call numbers are organized by subject, therefore related topics are generally shelved together.

Within the R section are subclasses of medicine where you can delve deeper into specific areas of medicine. Call numbers below will help you as you browse the library shelves. Find the Nursing subclass in the RT section.

Within the R section are subclasses of medicine where you can delve deeper into specific areas of medicine. Call numbers below will help you as you browse the library shelves.
Subclass Classification
R Medicine (General)
RA Public aspects of medicine
RB Pathology
RC  Internal Medicine
RD  Surgery
RE  Ophthalmology
RF  Otorhinolaryngology
RG  Gynecology and obstetrics
RJ  Pediatrics
RK  Dentistry
RL  Dermatology
RM  Therapeutics. Pharmacology
RS  Pharmacy and materia medica
RT  Nursing
RV  Botanic, Thomsonian, and eclectic medicine
RX  Homeopathy
RZ  Other systems of medicine