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Nursing: Welcome

Nurses are critical thinkers, problem solvers, empathetic, flexible, patient, dedicated, detail oriented, organized, and more...


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Read the Missouri State Board of Nursing Accreditation Report to learn about the many ways in which STLCC Libraries support the College's Nursing program.

News for Phi Theta Kappa Nursing Students: Phi Theta Kappa has just announced a partnership with Hurst Review, where they are providing up to 25 Phi Theta Kappa nursing students a $250 cash award to cover the cost of NCLEX® exam fees. These students will also receive a passcode for a free Hurst NCLEX® review to help them pass their boards. On top of that, ALL PTK members will receive a $50 discount upon registration for the Hurst Review live or online course by using this promo code: PTKhurst50. You can’t lose! The application for the Hurst Review NCLEX® scholarship will be open October 3-November 1 and again February 1-March 1, 2017. Read the official announcement.

What is Nursing?

Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, facilitation of healing, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations.

Top Ten Qualities of Successful Nurses (and Students)

Nurses are Researchers

Nurses use research to provide evidence-based care that promotes quality health outcomes for individuals, families, communities and health care systems. Nurses also use research to shape health policy in direct care, within an organization, and at the local, state and federal levels..

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Nursing Department Library Liaisons

Do you have questions, comments or suggestions about this guide? Do  you know of a resource to add? Please contact::

Janice Hovis,
STLCC-Meramec Campus Library
Reference Desk: 314-984-7613

Jeff Papier
STLCC-Foreset Park Campus Library
Reference Desk: 314-644-9210

Sharon Fox
STLCC-Florissant Valley Campus Library
Reference Desk: 314-513-4517

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000