Alcohol and Other Drug Research Literature and Searchable Databases


Alcohol Alerts (
Complete texts of NIAAA publication.

Alcohol Research and Health(NIAAA) (
Complete Table of Contents and full text of recent issues

Centers for Disease Control (
Information about CDC, news, health information, data and statistics, publications (including the full text of Morbidity and Mortality Weekly), and information regarding CDC's functions.

CORK on-line catalog of alcohol and other drug literature maintained by the Vermont Department of Health (
References, with abstracts, to over 13,000 publications on alcoholism and substance abuse, bibliographies, links to other resources, and contacts.

Institute of Alcohol Studies ( A British organization whose aim is to increase the knowledge of alcohol and the social and health consequences of its misuse.

International Alcohol Information Database ( Database containing approximately 50,000 citations going back to 2003 and inludes only citations from peer-reviewed journals. Covers research on beverage alcohol from biomedical, social, behavioral, prevention, treatment, policy, and regulatory research fields.

College Drinking, What It Is, and What To Do about It? A Review of the State of the Science National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Task Force on College Drinking, Journal of Studies on Alcohol, Supplement No: 14, Printed Date: March, 2002 (

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information ( (Currently closed for updates) Databases, campaigns, publications, online forums, conference calendar, links, research and statistics, and links to other social help projects (such as literacy and culture).

Alcohol Justice (formerly the Marin Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Other Drug Problems) (
Searchable database (which includes brief abstracts of over 13,000 articles and news stories, from 1991-present), links to other sites, information on current campaigns, and publications.

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (
Information on founder, information for both parents and youth, facts, affiliates, intervention information, and prevention programs.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) ( Publications, searchable databases (bibliographies), conferences, press releases, answers to frequently asked questions about alcohol, links to other alcohol related sites, grants and contracts information, and information on the organization.

National Institute on Drug Abuse (
Fact sheets, patterns and trends of drug abuse, links to related sites, specific information on drugs (abuse), and links about those drugs, publications, events, and notes from NIDA meetings.

National Social Norms Institute ( - An independent center that supports, promotes and provides technical assistance in the application of the social norms approach to a broad range of health, safety and social justice issues

Schaffer Library of Drug Policy (
A volunteer-run site with information on drug and alcohol studies, publications, and research from the entire world.

Secretary of Health and Human Services 10th Special Report to the U. S. Congress on Alcohol and Health, 2000 (
Complete text from the Deptartment of Health and Human Services publication.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA) ( Ready access to substance abuse and mental health research data. Data and data analysis tools are provided on-line. Data sets include Drug Abuse Treatment Outcome Study, Washington, DC Metropolitan Area Drug Study, National Youth Survey, National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, and more...

Google Scholar ( General search engine for scolarly literature. This engine has the advantage of indexing a very broad range of journals and other academi sources.

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