- Alcohol and Health: Current Evidence
Alcohol and Health: Current Evidence is a free online newsletter that summarizes the latest clinically relevant research on alcohol and health. Through its summaries and other features, the newsletter aims to highlight alcohol issues and provide valuable information that can be applied in clinical teaching, practice, and research.
- Alcohol Reports
Provides current information and research findings on problems related to alcohol and alcoholism.
- Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
BRFSS tracks health risks in the U.S.
- ETOH Database
A service of the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, ETOH is the most comprehensive online bibliographic database containing over 100,000 records on alcohol abuse and alcoholism.
- Hospitalization Statistics - CT Department of Public Health
This site includes summary data & tables for causes of hospitalization, by age grouping & gender. Includes mental disorders.
- ICAP Blue Book
Published by the International Center For Alcohol Policies, the ICAP Blue book "is intended as a tool to assist those seeking guidance in developing policy and prevention approaches."
- Information on Drugs and Alcohol (IDA)
The Information about Drugs and Alcohol (IDA) collection provides access to over 100,000 bibliographic abstracts and full text articles and reports which focus on drugs, alcohol, and tobacco, as well as mental health, social marketing and health communication issues.
- Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
MADD's website includes statistics on the impact of drunk driving.
- National Center for Statistics and Analysis
The National Center for Statistics and Analysis of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration features include the State Data System Crash Data Report: 1990-1999 Survey and the State Traffic Safety Information Website (STSI), a state-by-state profile of traffic safety data and information including: crash statistics, economic costs, legislation status, funding programs, et al.
- NIAAA Spectrum - Alcohol Research News
This webzine, published 3 times a year, includes in each issue: feature-length stories, news updates from the field, articles, photo essays, and an interview with an NIAAA staff member or alcohol researcher.
- NIDA Information for Researchers
Links to various NIDA publications, including research reports, Addiction Science & Clinical Practice journal, NIDA Notes, and more.
- Project CORK Bibliographies
Project CORK provides a list of subject bibliographies related to substance abuse and recovery from the last six months to last year. New bibliographies are added on a quarterly basis.
PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
- Societal Costs Of Underage Drinking
10 pages, pdf
Published by the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, this study examines the costs resulting from underage drinking - including crime, injury, disease - and compares those costs associated with alcohol sales.
- The Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS) Database
A project of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, APIS is an electronic resource that provides authoritative, detailed, and comparable information on alcohol-related policies in the United States, at both State and Federal levels. Designed primarily as a tool for researchers, APIS is intended to encourage and facilitate research on the effects and effectiveness of alcohol-related policies.
- The Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) Research Reports
Reports focus on youth exposure to alcohol advertising across various media.
- The CORK Database
The CORK database includes over 89,000 items on substance abuse, indexed by over 400 terms. These are primarily from the professional literature and include journal articles, books, book chapters, and reports.
- The Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study (CAS)
CAS is an ongoing survey of over 14,000 students at 120 four-year colleges in 40 states. The site includes research abstracts, reports, and links to websites related to information about alcohol.
- The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
NIAAA publishes a number of bulletins, guides, manuals and reports, including Alcohol Alert and the journal Alcohol Research and Health.
- The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)
The YRBSS monitors health risk behaviors in youth that contribute to leading causes of death, disability and social problems. Monitored behaviors include: tobacco use, diet, physical activity, alcohol and drug use, sexual behavior, and behaviors that contribute to unintentional injury or violence.
- Underage Drinking - SAMHSA's Office of Applied Studies
Includes highlights & reports on underage drinking, links to results from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, data on trends, as well as demographic & geographical characteristics of underage drinking.
- Underage Drinking Research Initiative - National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Includes links to reports and surveys, and lists selected research literature.
- Working Partners for an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace
A resource from the U.S. Department of Labor that provides information - including summaries and full-text materials - on workplace substance abuse issues.