“Nursing: Research and Reviews,” “Open Journal of Nursing,” “Nursing Research and Practice,” “Journal of Nursing and Health Sciences” and “Nursing Open” are free scholarly nursing journals available online, as of 2015. These journals are part of open access projects that allow general public access to peer-reviewed published works.
Some publishers or databases, such as Science Direct, provide select access to free journal articles on nursing. Herbert Open Access Journals also provides free journals on topics concerning nursing and the larger health care field. Free nursing journals cover research in patient care, patient satisfaction, technology in nursing, experimental studies and professional development.