Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)


This guide can help you find Nursing materials from various OER providers.

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Highlighted Nursing Materials

These materials are open educational resources (OER) that are free to use without first seeking permission from the author. However, how they may be used is determined by their licensing .  

Anatomy and Physiology

"Anatomy and Physiology is a dynamic textbook for the two-semester human anatomy and physiology course for life science and allied health majors. " -OpenStax

Written by  ​J. Gordon Betts, et. al. 
Licensing  CC BY 4.0

Clinical Procedures for Safer Patient Care

" This book contributes to enhancing safer care for patients by outlining evidence-based practices, and looking beyond just the technical skill to understanding the types of expertise and knowledge required to decrease adverse events. " -Open Textbook Library  

Written by  Glynda Reese Doyle and Jodie Anita McCutcheon.
Licensing  CC BY 4.0

Health Case Studies

"Health Case Studies is composed of eight separate health case studies. Each case study includes the patient narrative or story that models the best practice (at the time of publishing) in healthcare settings." -Open Textbook Library

Written by  Glynda Rees, et. al.

Licensing  CC BY 4.0


Nursing OER Collections

The purpose of these discipline specific pages is to showcase content that might be of interest to faculty who are considering adopting open educational resources for use in their classes.