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Resource Guide:
Psychology of Addiction

Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Drug Addicition
  • Drug Abuse
  • Substance Addiction
  • Substance Abuse
  • Opioid abuse
  • Drug Use
  • Narcotics
  • Cocaine
  • Marijuana
  • Cannabis
  • Youth — substance use
  • Teenagers — substance use
  • Psychopathology
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Alcoholism
  • Substance abuse treatment

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Addiction
  • Addiction Biology
  • American Journal of Psychology
  • American Journal on Addictions
  • Drug and Alcohol Review
  • Journal of Addiction
  • Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity
  • Substance Abuse
  • Substance Abuse and Rehabilitation
  • Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Marihuana, the first twelve thousand yearsBF 209 .C3 A23
Fundamentals of Substance Abuse PracticeHV 4998 .J65 2004
The Tranquilizing of America: pill popping and the American way of lifeHV 5825 .H84
Diversity Issues in Substance Abuse Treatment and ResearcheBook 2003
Marihuana reconsideredHV 5822 .M3 G75
Handbook of child and adolescent drug and substance abuse: pharmological, developmental, and clinical considerationsREF RJ 506 .D78 P34 2012
The Chemistry of Mind-altering Drugs: history, pharmacology, and cultural contextRM 315 .P435 1996