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Answered By Library Staff Last Updated: Jan 14, 2016 Views: 15
A keyword search "genetics and alcoholism" in the TCC Library catalog turns up a few titles. Northeast Campus Library has a book, Brain in Balance: understanding the genetics and neurochemistry behind addiction and sobriety. See the link to the book.
Also, you can try searching the library catalog for the subjects of "alcoholism" and "alcoholism-treatment"--some books on these broader terms may yield specific information about genetic influences on alcoholism.
You can search a general database like Ebscohost's Academic Search Premier for articles:
- using some keyword combinations such as "alcoholism and genetics"; or "genetic factors";
- once you get a list of results, take a look at the listed subject headings for additional precise search terms you can try.
- Academic Search Premier allows you to limit your results to full-text articles only and/or source of articles, such as scholarly (peer reviewed) journals only.
Here is a link to one example of the type of articles you can find in Academic Search Premier:
If you are off campus, you will need to log in to your MyTCC account to access the TCC Library's online resources.
Here's a link the the Library's homepage.