Home > Quick guide to drugs & alcohol.

National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre. (2017) Quick guide to drugs & alcohol. New South Wales: Drug Info. State Library of NSW.

External website: https://druginfo.sl.nsw.gov.au/quick-guide-drugs-a...

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.


Chapter one: About drugs

Chapter two: Alcohol

Chapter three: Benzodiazepines

Chapter four: Caffeine and energy drinks

Chapter five: Cannabis

Chapter six: Cocaine

Chapter seven: Ecstasy

Chapter eight: GHB

Chapter nine: Heroin

Chapter ten: Ice

Chapter eleven: Inhalants

Chapter twelve: Ketamine

Chapter thirteen: LSD

Chapter fourteen: Natural hallucinogens

Chapter fifteen: New and emerging psychoactive substances

Chapter sixteen: Steroids

Chapter seventeen: Tobacco

Chapter eighteen: Drugs and the law

Chapter nineteen: Advice and support

Chapter twenty: Notes


Item Type
Publication Type
International, Open Access, Guideline, Manual, Book, Web Resource
Drug Type
Alcohol, All substances, Substances (not alcohol/tobacco), Cannabis, CNS depressants / Sedatives, CNS stimulants, Cocaine, Inhalents and solvents, Opioid, New psychoactive substance, Prescription/Over the counter, Tobacco / Nicotine
Intervention Type
General / Comprehensive, Harm reduction
135 p.
Drug Info. State Library of NSW
Corporate Creators
National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre
Place of Publication
New South Wales
3rd edition

Repository Staff Only: item control page