Find all the resources and support you need for your studies and beyond

The RCN is committed to lifelong learning and the development of our members. In this section you'll find everything you need for your studies, placement and the search for your first nursing role.

Check out our library subject guides and clinical topics, or if you need extra-curricular help, such as for overseas electives or the latest COVID-19 regulations for students and trainees, take a look at our helpful advice guides.

Whether you're looking to apply for your first nursing role or gain work as a healthcare assistant alongside your studies, our careers resources can help you to improve your employability and be job ready.

We've also got plenty of other practical resources for you as well as keeping you up-to-date with the latest news and updates in the nursing community.

RCN Magazine


RCN Bulletin is the RCN's main member magazine. It brings together all you need to know about RCN developments in one place and includes clinical, career and wellbeing advice.

Student magazine

RCN Students is written by students, for students. Find inspiring student stories and see the latest guidance from the RCN to help with your placements and studies. 

RCN Signpost

Practice-based learning

Find out how the new education standards will affect your studies 

RCN Guide

Education course catalogue 

We have a wide variety of learning resources to support you at all stages of your career