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Substance Use

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Taylor & Francis is proud to support research that is designed to address many of the greatest needs affecting our global society. The Substance Use and Addiction portfolio consists of peer-reviewed, hybrid journals where you can choose to publish open access. Publishing open access can increase discoverability and visibility of your research—and act as a useful resource to fellow academics who may want to build upon your work.

The below journals have various specialties in:

  • Misuse of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
  • Addiction policy and opinion
  • Clinical care regarding addictions
  • Interdisciplinary addiction education and treatment
  • Adolescent and student-focused research
  • Social pharmacology
  • Substance misuse and related infectious diseases
  • Addictive behaviors

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Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy

2020 Impact Factor: 1.71
Five-Year Impact Factor: 2.026

Publishes multi-disciplinary research papers, reviews and commentaries on policy, treatment, prevention and harm reduction issues regarding both the use and misuse of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.

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Substance Abuse

2020 Impact Factor: 3.716
Five-Year Impact Factor: 3.85

A peer-reviewed journal that offers wide-ranging coverage for healthcare professionals, addiction specialists and others engaged in research, education, clinical care, and service delivery and evaluation. 

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Substance Use & Misuse

2020 Impact Factor: 2.164
Five-Year Impact Factor: 2.169

Publishes articles on epidemiology, social pharmacology, policy, instructive intervention failure, instruments and substance misuse and related diseases.

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The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse

2020 Impact Factor: 3.829
Five-Year Impact Factor: 3.665

Publishes international research on drug and alcohol abuse including public health policy, the treatment of addictive disorders, and pharmacology.

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Addiction Research and Theory

2020 Impact Factor: 2.336
Five-Year Impact Factor: 2.945

This cross-disciplinary journal publishes articles on psychological, social, economic, epidemiologic, medical and other aspects of addictive behavior.

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Journal of Substance Use

2020 Impact Factor: 1
Five-Year Impact Factor: 1.043

An international journal publishing articles on issues relating to the use of legal and illegal substances. It aims to educate, inform, and act as a forum for standard setting for health and social care professionals working with individuals and families with substance use problems.

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More Choice

Are you ready to publish your article but still looking for the right journal? Discover other titles in the fields of Substance Use and Addiction by browsing the complete portfolio and find the perfect home for your research today.
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Research Impact eBook

Every researcher wants their work to have an impact, but it can be difficult to know where to start. We’ve created a series of in-depth guides to help you navigate the process. Boost the visibility of your research paper using this free eBook.
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Connecting you to Research with Impact from our Substance Use Portfolio

We understand the importance of this research and the need for content that is readily accessible to key researchers, academics, medical providers, and other decision-makers within the Substance Use field. That’s why we created a Resource Site devoted to our Substance Use research and innovations. Learn about our portfolio and our impact in the Substance Use field.
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