Once your baby is born you will be checking in on them multiple times during the night. Feeding to changing diapers is a never ending task. A night light will allow you to check in on your little one without turning on a overhead light and taking the chance of waking them.
A strategically placed light will allow you to enter the nursery without the risk of stumbling over something or making a noise and waking the little one.
Most sleep experts agree that a dark room is best for a baby and their sleep rhythm. The soft gentle glow of a night light will allow you the parent to accomplish what you need to do without disturbing your baby uneccesarily