Information and Resources

The CSUB Alcohol and Drug Education Committee has many resources available for alcohol use and abuse. The Committee has a resource room with items such as CD-roms, brochures, flyers, DVD's and VHS's, and interactive activities. Please contact Erika Delamar at 661-654-3453 for more information.

 Additionally, you can find many useful resources online. Below is a partial list of the many online resources about alcohol. We hope that your thirst for this knowledge will help you to make responsible choices.

Please note that these are links to other websites. The CSUB Alcohol and Drug Education Committee is not responsible for the accuracy or opinions contained in these sites. When you visit the following websites, you will be leaving the CSUB Alcohol and Drug Education Committee page, and a new window will open.

Alcoholics Anonymous
The worldwide fellowship of sober alcoholics, whose recovery is based on twelve steps.

Alcoholics Anonymous of Kern County
The worldwide fellowship of sober alcoholics, whose recovery is based on twelve steps.

A worldwide directory of Ala-Anon information services and offices

American Society of Addictive Medicine
The nation's medical specialty society dedicated to educating physicians, and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addictions.

Bacchus-Gamma Peer Education Network
An international student organization with over 800 affiliates at institutions of higher education; focuses on the development of positive lifestyles and decision making skills through education.

California State University ATOD
The CSU is committed to fighting alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse on and off the college campus through education, collaboration, and cooperation.

Center for Alcohol Marketing and Youth at Georgetown University
Monitors the marketing practices of the alcohol industry to focus attention and action on industry practices that jeopardize the health and safety of America's youth.

Center for Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws
The Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center was established by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (within the U.S. Department of Justice) to support its Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws Program.

The Century Council
A not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting drunk driving and underage drinking.

Do It Now Foundation
A nonprofit publisher of alcohol, substance abuse, and health. Their target audiences include middle school, high school, and college students and their families.

A national non-profit organization that supports sensible alcohol practices through the development of messages, strategies, and training designed to create public awareness about the connection between alcohol and critical public health issues.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Database
The FASD Center for Excellence is a project of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
A government agency that provides a simple, unified electronic storefront for interactions between grant applications and the federal agencies that manage grant funds.

Harvard School of Public Health, College Alcohol Study
Data and articles from the College Alcohol Study from 1993 to present. Evaluation information of a A Matter of Degree

How Alcohol Works!
Even though you have seen the physical and behavioral changes, you may wonder exactly how alcohol works on the body to produce those effects. This article examines all of the ways in which alcohol affects the human body.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
MADD has information about drinking and driving, and underage drinking. 1-800-GET-MADD

National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University
A national organization that brings together all of the professional disciplines needed to study and combat abuse of all substances- alcohol, nicotine, illegal drugs, prescription drugs, performance enhancing drugs- in all sectors of society.

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI) is an excellent resource for the most current and comprehensive information about substance abuse prevention and treatment. NCADI is one of the largest federal clearinghouses, offering more than 500 items, including the latest studies and surveys, guides, videocassettes, and other information and materials on substance abuse from various agencies; the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor, the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

National Commission Against Drunk Driving
A non-profit organization of private and public sector leaders dedicated to minimizing the human and economic losses from drinking and driving.

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
An organizational overview and a look back at efforts to reduce stigma and to teach Americans that alcoholism and other drug addictions are preventable and treatable.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National database on alcohol.

Outside the Classroom, Inc.
A Boston-based educational company that delivers online health solutions to colleges and universities throughout the country.

Promising Practices: Campus Alcohol Strategies
Strives to reduce alcohol related problems among college and university students by motivating institutions of higher education to share their resources and strategies. Resulting from national solicitations, the project's sourcebook incorporates a wide range of strategies designed to assist campuses in their efforts to prevent or reduce alcohol-related problems.

Straight Talk on Alcohol and Other Drugs
Various chapters on why we use alcohol and other drugs, to what you can do if there is a problem. A website designed for college students.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(U.S. Department of Health and Human Services). Works to improve the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, and disability from substance abuse.

U.S. Department of Education's Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Prevention
An international, non-profit organization with more than 335 projects dedicated to enhancing learning, promoting health, and fostering a deeper understanding of the world.

University of Michigan Institute for Social Research, Monitoring the Future, National Results on Adolescent Drug Use
This report tracks behavior and perceptions of 8th, 10th, and 12th graders, and appears annually in December; also has data on college students.

University of Minnesota, Alcohol Epidemiology Program
Includes alcohol policies in the U.S., research articles on adolescent drinking, community organizing efforts, community prevention trials, alcohol-involved traffic crashes, training of alcohol outlet managers and servers, natural experiments with changes in state and local alcohol policies, and public opinion surveys.