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Drugs and Alcohol: Open Access

What is Grey Literature?

Grey Literature is a valuable supplement to peer reviewed literature in addictions. Authored by researchers and practitioners in all levels of government, universities, corporations, research organizations, NGOs, and professional organizations, grey literature includes:  country profiles, data & statistics, clinical trial registries, policy documents, in-depth reports, white papers, more.


Grey Literature: Prevention & Treatment Resources

Access practice guidelines, technical reports, training manuals, educational materials, more, from carefully selected agencies/ organizations in drug abuse prevention/ treatment fields. To get the most out of your searches, find useful search suggestions here. 

Drugs & Alcohol Resources

Drug Courts & Drug Policy Resources

Access reports, training resources, webinars, educational materials related to drug policies, drug courts, and harm reduction approaches from carefully selected agencies and organizations. Find useful phrases and search tips here

Drug Courts & Drug Policy Resources