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Addiction Counseling: Getting Started


This guide is designed to help students do research for Addiction 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 online videos and DVDs from the PCC library and beyond
  • Find articles related to addiction and alcohol/drug counseling. 
  • Find websites of professional organizations and various agencies
  • Evaluation of information sources
  • 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 the PCC Library website or in a subject guide like this one.


You can also text a librarian for help at 971-259-8398.

Reference & instruction librarian

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