Library benefits for RCN reps
Please mention that you are a rep when requesting the relevant service.
RCN Library and Archive services for RCN representatives
Prioritised literature searches
Reps are entitled to free postal loans, please be aware you are responsible for the cost of returning the books. Reps also have extended loan periods of 8 weeks, any renewals are for 4 weeks.
Library promotional resources
Leaflet: RCN Library and Archive Service: get online and get more from your membership (publication code 006429)
Leaflet: RCN Library and Archive Service: Services for independent sector members (publication code 007132)
Promotional bookmark: Library training: literature support across the UK (publication code 007479)
Promotional bookmark: RCN Library and Archive Services (publication code 006082)
Poster: Library and Archive Service
A4 poster which reps can print out and display in the workplace.
PowerPoint Presentation: RCN Library and Archive Services: get more out of your membership
LRD Publications: booklets
Marangozov, R., Huxley, C., Manzoni, C. and Pike, G. (2017) Royal College of Nursing employment survey 2017, Brighton: Institute for Employment Studies.
Royal College of Nursing (2019) Improving continuing professional development: how reps can make a difference in the workplace, London: RCN.
Royal College of Nursing (2017) Making the case for facilities time and facilities agreements in the NHS, London: RCN.
Royal College of Nursing (2017) Raising concerns, London: RCN.
Royal College of Nursing (2015) Ask. Listen. Act. Questioning and influencing to improve workplace conditions, London: RCN.
Royal College of Nursing (2015) Healthy workplace toolkit: health workplace, healthy you, London: RCN.
The healthy workplace toolkit supports you to create healthy working environments.
Nursing and Midwifery Council (2017) Raising concerns: guidance for nurses and midwives (revised edition), London: NMC.
Nursing and Midwifery Council and General Medical Council (2015) Openness and honesty when things go wrong: the professional duty of candour, London: GMC/NMC.
Nursing and Midwifery Council and Cygnor Medyggol Cyffredinol (2015) Gweithredu mewn ffordd agored a gonest pan fydd pethau yn mynd o le: dyletswydd broffesiynol gonestrwydd, London: CMC/NMC.