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A quick guide to drugs & alcohol / by the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) ; Dr Wendy Swift [and nine others]
Bib ID 7500992
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, still image, volume]
Author
National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (Australia), author
 
Online Versions
Edition Third edition. 
Description [Sydney, New South Wales] : Drug Info, State Library of NSW, 2017 
©2017 
135 pages : colour illustrations ; 21 cm 
ISBN 0731372395 (paperback)
Invalid ISBN 0731372409 (online)
Summary

This book is intended for anyone who is interested in finding accurate information about drugs and alcohol. It is not a medical or scientific book, it is set out in easy to read sections so that you can find the information that you require quickly, and read as much or as little as you like. The Quick Guide to Drugs and Alcohol, 3rd edition is published by the Drug Info service which is a partnership between the State Library of NSW and NSW Health. This third edition has been revised and updated from the previous edition, with three new chapters added.--Drug Info Website.

Full contents
  • 1. About drugs
  • 2. Alcohol
  • 3. Benzodiazepines
  • 4. Caffeine and energy drinks
  • 5. Cannabis
  • 6. Cocaine
  • 7. Ecstasy
  • 8. GHB
  • 9. Heroin
  • 10. Ice, speed & other methamphetamines
 
Notes

"Drug info in your public library & online"--Title page.

"Drug Info is a partnership between the State Library of New South Wales and NSW Health"--Title page.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-135)

Also available online. Address as at 23/10/17: https://yourroom.health.nsw.gov.au/publicationdocuments/quick-guide-ed3.pdf

Subjects Drugs of abuse.  |  Drugs of abuse -- Law and legislation -- Australia.  |  Drinking of alcoholic beverages.  |  Alcoholism.  |  Liquor laws -- Australia.  |  Australian
Form/genre Informational works  |  Reference works  |  Informational works.  |  Reference works.
Other authors/contributors Swift, Wendy, author  |  Drug Info, issuing body  |  State Library of New South Wales, sponsoring body  |  NSW Health, sponsoring body
Also Titled

Quick guide to drugs and alcohol

Copyright information © Copyright Library Council of NSW and NSW Ministry of Health 

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