Library

Library Collections

The library collection comprises mainly of books, journals, audio visual materials, online database and online journal

Open Stack / General Collection

The open stack collection consists of textbooks and monographs of nursing subjects acquired to support learning, teaching and research needs of the College. All academic staff, students and valid registered members of the Library are allowed to borrow from this collection.

Media

Audio visual materials is kept in the library

References

Reference sources such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and resource guides to research are available.

Journals

ACNHS Library subscribes to the journals in nursing areas. Current issues and back issues (bound journals) are kept separately while online journal and online database can be access through Computer Laboratories based on library opening hours.


Online Journal

Subscribed by ACNHS, link to the website-LWW Journal (AJN, Nursing & etc)

American Journal of Nursing (AJN) - The Voice of Nursing since 1900. The Profession’s Journal, award-winning, peer-reviewed AJN provides the evidence-based clinical information, news analysis, original research, and expert opinion so critical to your practice. As nursing’s premier journal, AJN combines trusted, thought-provoking content with heartfelt insight to deliver unique perspective on the art and science of nursing. Advance your career and your practice with AJN’s keen editorial, policy news, and cutting-edge business information relevant to nursing today.

Nursing 2014 is the award-winning, how-to journal that provides practical information for all nurses. This peer-reviewed journal is nursing’s first choice for updates on a comprehensive range of nursing topics, including clinical and professional information on drugs, diseases, nursing care strategies, and legal/ethical issues. The journal's dedication to clinical excellence ensures nurses receivethe latest expert advice for their fast-changing profession. This is reflected in the journal's content, which includes two CE opportunities per issue, and Nursing 2014's hallmark "from-the-heart" narratives, which highlight the compassionate side of nursing.

Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! is based on Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' popular and successful Incredibly Easy! book series for nurses. The emphasis of Nursing made Incredibly Easy! is on breaking down challenging clinical concepts—the ones that are often difficult or confusing to grasp—and presenting them in a refreshingly original, easily understood, and engaging format. The tone is lighthearted, but never simplistic, to make learning fun and effective. Clinical artwork mixed with humorous line drawings illustrate and reinforce key points. Articles are contributed by experienced clinicians, ensuring that content is based on sound clinical principles and hands-on expertise. At least two continuing-education articles are offered in each issue.

Nursing Management - The Journal of Excellence in Nursing Leadership is the premier resource for strategic professional information nurses need to excel as healthcare leaders. Published monthly, Nursing Management provides practical, evidence-based information for the management of healthcare delivery across the care continuum. Nursing Management places special emphasis on the challenges you face and skills you need to succeed in today's fast-paced nursing leadership environment. An independent platform for the expression of various opinions and views, the publication targets leadership concerns, including recruitment and retention, reimbursement issues, legal considerations, regulatory compliance, and professional development.


Electronic Databases

subscribed by hospital (EBSCO), JBI Connect, Uptodate , MIMS Website and etc.

BLIS (Bernama Library and Infolink Service) is an electronic library providing news and information on Malaysia. It is a one-stop research and library portal offering the most comprehensive and credible information on Malaysia's markets, economy, industries and personalities. The information in BLIS is contained in several modules. Each module is a rich archive of thousands of news reports and data files on special interest issues.

EBSCO Information Services is a worldwide leader in providing information access and management solutions through print and electronic journal subscription services, research database development and production, online access to more than 100 databases and thousands of e-journals, and e-commerce book procurement. EBSCO has served the library and business communities for more than 60 years.

JBI COnNECT+ (Clinical Online Network of Evidence for Care and Therapeutics) provides you with easy access to evidence-based resources, making it easy for you to find and use evidence to inform your clinical decision-making.

McGraw-Hill eBook Library gives libraries the opportunity to expand their collections at a lower cost and without adding shelf space. Librarians are able to monitor usage with web analytics available through the eBook Library's DRM interface. With a subscription, libraries will get regular updates to the eBook Library's content, making this resource always current with cutting-edge information for users.

MIMS Drug Information System is the most advanced, complete, and up-to-date information source on available products, delivering critical information needed at every point of care. MIMS Drug Information System is delivered across multiple platforms and channels, available in print, online and LAN, standalone or integrated.

In the area of Continuing Medical Education, MIMS has developed a diverse platform of educational products and services in the form of live events, enduring materials in print, e-media and web.

Sumber Elektronik Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia is an electronic library provided by the National Library of Malaysia that offer access to various kinds of databases and digital resources.

UpToDate is a company under the Wolters Kluwer Health division of Wolters Kluwer. Its main product is a software system that physicians around the world can access for assistance in making clinical decisions.