Many times when people are researching drug abuse they want simple, straightforward information about a drug or drug or alcohol abuse in general. Although there is also information available directly through the Kirkwood Community College Library and other online sources such as PubMed, the Iowa Substance Abuse Center is another great source of information. Located right here in Cedar Rapids, they provide information online, send out paper brochures for free, and maintain a catalog of books available on drug abuse and related topics. Start by checking out their website. Click on “Find Information” for links to their recommended websites and to high quality online publications that they recommend on each topic.