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Wolters Kluwer to Publish NLN’s Research Journal


Wolters Kluwer Selected to Publish the NLN’s Research Journal
Nursing Education Perspectives

“The NLN and Wolters Kluwer’s winning combination of outstanding scholarly content and top-flight health information marketing will broaden the reach of the research in nursing education found in Nursing Education Perspectives,”
stated NLN president Anne Bavier, PhD, RN, FAAN

Washington, DC, January 22, 2016 - The National League for Nursing’s respected, peer-reviewed research journal will be published by Wolters Kluwer, a leading international publisher of professional health information. This new arrangement begins with the next issue, due out in early February. Nursing Education Perspectives (NEP) is the centerpiece of the NLN | Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for the Advancement of the Science of Nursing Education and a treasured NLN member benefit. The journal’s current bimonthly publication schedule will be seamlessly maintained; there will be no interruption of service.

Together, the NLN and Wolters Kluwer has created a dynamic journal web presence,that supports the mission and goals of the NLN and the needs of NLN members and NEP subscribers. Articles will be available in multiple formats – on websites, smart phones, and tablets. In addition, videos, podcasts, and blogs will be developed for NEP.

“This new phase in our relationship with Wolters Kluwer represents the marriage of shared goals at the right time. The NLN has long been dedicated to nurturing scholarship to advance excellence in nursing education, while WK has a history of working with leading organizations in health care and education to bring such scholarship to publication,” noted NLN CEO Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN.

“We have a longstanding partnership with the NLN through our book publishing program and vSim simulation products and we’re delighted that they have selected Wolters Kluwer to also publish their official journal,” said Jayne Marks, vice president global publishing, Wolters Kluwer. “Our mission to support nurses from education through practice means we are well-positioned to evolve Nursing Education Perspective’s content strategy to drive reader engagement, and to expand its global presence as the foremost authority in nursing education.”

About the National League for Nursing
Dedicated to excellence in nursing, the National League for Nursing is the premier organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education. The NLN offers faculty development, networking opportunities, testing services, nursing research grants, and public policy initiatives to its more than 40,000 individual and more than 1,200 institutional members, comprising nursing education programs across the spectrum of higher education and health care organizations.

About Wolters Kluwer

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