library_icon

events_icon

clearinghouse_icon

materials_icon

About Us

The NPRC is a program in the Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT) in the Division of Health Sciences at the University of Nevada, Reno. Our library collection and clearinghouse facilities are housed in the College of Education’s Nell J. Redfield Learning and Resource Center (LRC) in the William J. Raggio Building, Room 1021. The LRC represents a partnership between the University’s College of Education and the Washoe County School District. The unique collaboration with the LRC has enabled the NPRC to use technology to expand its services and serve more diverse populations in both urban and rural regions of Nevada. Read more

 

Latest News from NPRC

 

SAMHSA Grant Deadlines

January 31, 2017

There are several SAMHSA Grant applications due between now and then end of March. Below is a list of the grants with application deadlines coming up, click on the grant title for more information. Also check out our Grant Deadline periodically as other grants become available throughout the year. Addiction Technology Transfer Centers Cooperative Agreements … Read more

Available Positions within the Nevada State Library, Archives and Public Records

January 18, 2017

The state of Nevada is searching for two library professionals. Both of these positions are set to close on or before January 27, 2017. Librarian 2 “The primary professional duties include commitment to meeting customers’ information needs – across many platforms and in various formats. The position requires complex technical and / or specialized library work … Read more

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome

December 30, 2016

There is a mysterious illness that has been tied to prolonged marijuana use. It is known as cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome. According to the article on CBS News individuals suffering from this illness make many trips to the doctor and emergency rooms before any diagnosis. However this illness is difficult to diagnose, without knowing what substances … Read more

Affiliations

 

 

 

Casat_logo-05-05

  

 

 

 

Nevada_blue_horiz_positive

 

 

  

Nevada-State-Seal