Relevant journals

EONS journal

Our official EONS journal is the European Journal of Oncology Nursing (EJON)
+  Find out more about EJON

Some scientific journals provide open-access service which means that publications could be accessed and downloaded, free of charge. Here is a list of some of the most commonly used open-access journals. However, many peer review journals offer open access, therefore it’s worth checking the journal’s own website.

Nursing journals

BMC Nursing
+  http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmcnurs

International Journal of Nursing Studies
+  http://www.journals.elsevier.com/international-journal-of-nursing-studies/

Journal of Nursing Education and Practice
+  http://www.sciedu.ca/journal/index.php/jnep

Nursing Open
+  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)2054-1058

Nursing Research and Practice
+  http://www.hindawi.com/journals/nrp/

Nursing: Research and Reviews
+  http://www.dovepress.com/nursing-research-and-reviews-journal

Medical journals

BioMed Research International
+  http://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/

BMC Cancer
+  http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmccancer

Cancer Medicine
+  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)2045-7634

Cancer Science
+  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1349-7006

Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
+  http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/

Journal of Cancer
+  http://www.jcancer.org/

Journal of Cancer Science & Therapy
+  http://omicsonline.org/cancer-science-therapy.php

Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research
+  http://www.jeccr.com/

Other relevant journals

There are many other relevant journals, for which open access is not available in all countries. It is worth checking with your hospital or local university library in case you can get access to full text. Sometimes published papers are made available online by the authors so try entering the title of the paper you wish to read into a Google search, as this may lead you to the full text.

There are also a number of open access journals which are available to all. Some suggestions are provided below:

+  http://www.biomedcentral.com/browse/journals/
This provides a link to an extensive range of open-access journals, many of which are relevant to oncology nurses, including BMC Cancer, BMC Nursing, Breast Cancer Research, Head and Neck Oncology, Journal of Hematology and Oncology, Radiation Oncology, World Journal of Surgical Oncology.

+  http://www.doaj.org
This provides a link to all the open access journals that are listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals. You can use the search function to search for journals relevant to ‘oncology’ or ‘nursing’ or ‘health’ or any other topic. You can also click on the ‘search’ tab and then search by journal language.


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