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SLACK Journals, a publisher providing specialty journals with impact since 1962, is excited to o­ffer the option to purchase backfiles for eleven of its leading publications. Backfiles are available for purchase as a one-year lease or in perpetuity, offering access to yearly volumes of specific SLACK journals going back as far as fifty years. Read thousands of high-quality, peer-reviewed, original articles across the decades from each of the journals, many of which have been indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed.

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The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing – Since 1969

  • Over 250 archived issues from nursing’s only journal of continuing competency
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Journal of Gerontological Nursing – Since 1971

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Journal of Nursing Education – Since 1962

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Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus – Since 1964

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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services – Since 1964

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Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina – Since 1970

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Orthopedics – Since 1978

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Psychiatric Annals – Since 1971

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Research in Gerontological Nursing – Since 2008

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