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Resources Related to Opioid Abuse

by Julie Tedjeske on 2018-03-01T17:35:00-05:00 in News, Administrative Law and Executive Branch, Criminal Law, Health Law

On March 1st, White House officials held a summit on opioid addiction, and on March 19th, President Trump announced a new policy to combat the opioid epidemic. In relation to this topic, below is a sampling of resources that may be of use to researchers who are interested in legal and policy issues relating to opioid abuse.

Books from the DCLI Collection:

Dreamland : the true tale of America's opiate epidemic by Sam Quinones
Call Number: DCLI Treatise Collection HV5840.M4 Q56 2015
Break the grip on opioid addiction by Vicki Brown
Call Number: DCLI Treatise Collection RC568.O45 B76 2017


Gumberg Library Research Guide:


Pennsylvania Resources:


News Resources:


Think Tank Resources:

  • Think Tank Search (Search for "Opioid Crisis"): The Think Tank Search is a custom Google search of more than 600 think tank websites developed by Harvard University.


Additional Resources:


C-SPAN's Coverage of President Trump's March 19th Remarks:


C-SPAN's Coverage of the March 1st Summit:




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