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Alcohol and Drug Counseling: Getting Started


This guide is designed to help students do research for Alcohol and Drug Counseling classes, and to help anybody looking for credible sources of information about substance abuse, addiction, and alcohol and drug counseling.

  • Get books available from the PCC Library and beyond
  • Find published articles related to addiction and alcohol/drug counseling
  • Peer reviewed articles - what are they and how to find them
  • Find online videos and DVDs from the PCC library and beyond
  • Find websites of professional organizations and various agencies
  • Tips and tools for citing sources and avoiding plagiarism
  • Get help from a librarian 24x7, find a tutor or find a handout or tutorial to help you with your research​​

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Chat or Text a Librarian for Help

You can chat with a PCC librarian any time you see the PCC Ask A Librarian chat widget on any of the library's pages (like the PCC Library home page) or in a subject guide like this one. You can also get to us through AIM, Yahoo!, or Google Talk.

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