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Abortion & Birth ControlAbuseAddictionAlcoholBullyingCancerCutting/Self-HarmDating & SexDeath, Grief, BereavementDepressionDivorceDrugsEating Disorders & Body ImageHealth & Daily LivingHIV & AIDSHomelessnessIncarcerationLGBTQMental IllnessPost-Traumatic StressPregnancyPrejudice & RacismPubertyRapeSelf-EsteemSexSkin CareSTDsStressSuicide


If you would like to ask a reference question related to any of these topics (or others), please contact us by submitting our reference form. Librarians are available between 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Our Selected Websites page also has "Crisis" and "Health" categories. Both contain contact information of local and national groups that can help you.