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Test Preparation Library Guide: NCLEX

What is the NCLEX?

The National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) is a standardized exam that each state board of nursing uses to determine whether or not a candidate is prepared for entry-level nursing practice.

There are two NCLEX exams: one for Registered Nurses (RN) and one for Practical Nurses (PN)

NCLEX Course Registration

NCLEX Library Resources

All materials are located in Maag Library: 

Reference materials are shelved alphabetically by call number in the Reference Room and cannot be checked-out.

Ready Reference materials are held at the Reference Desk and require a YSU ID.

Maag Stacks materials are located in the general collection and are available to be checked-out.

NCLEX Online Resources