Drugs & Human Behavior Project


Encyclopedias: Use these first - Search for the name of your Drug. Read the articles then use the web links provided with the article on your subject.

Cite Grolier & Worldbook Encyclopedias as Reference Sources

Grolier Online: Pay attention to the web links and fast facts tabs. (Access at home - log in using the userid: tjmiddle and thepassword: tiger.) 

World Book:  Go to World Book advanced for more features.  Create login under My Research in order to save citations and links to information.  (Access in school & at home - log in using the userid: jefferson1 and the password: 07410.) 


EBSCO Database: Search for your drug> narrow your results by selecting full text items only > publication year 2007-2017 and if necessary by lexile level. (Access at home - log in using the userid: fairlawn and thepassword: fairlawn.) 

Cite sources from this database as the kind of source it came from eg. Newspaper, Magazine or Book.

Explora Primary Schools logo  Use either Primary or Secondary

Web links
: Cite the links below as Websites

Above the Influence  

Drug Free AZ The Partnership for a Drug-Free America, Arizona Affiliate

Drug Facts 4 Young People

Drug Enforcement Administration - The mission of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States and bring to the criminal and civil justice system of the United States, or any other competent jurisdiction, those organizations and principal members of organizations, involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States; and to recommend and support non-enforcement programs aimed at reducing the availability of illicit controlled substances on the domestic and international markets

Kids Health - KidsHealth is a trusted source for physician-reviewed information and advice on children's health

U.S. Department of Justice

PBS It's My Life: Drug Abuse Getting It Straight

People who use/d drugs: 
Drugs Forum - Famous Drug Users (only accessable at home)

Cite your sources NoodleTools

Be sure to check the validity and reliability of the authors of different websites. Check several websites for the same information to compare information for accuracy. Don’t simply trust the first website you check! You should individually search for specific information regarding your element by name after using the general sites listed above.