UDETC developed a number of publications to assist states and communities in their efforts to enforce underage drinking laws and prevent environmental conditions that contribute to underage drinking. http://www.udetc.org/Publications.htm

Included among them:

Strategic Media Advocacy for Enforcement of Underage Drinking Laws

National Academy of Sciences Institute of Medicine, 2003. To order call the National Academies Press toll-free at 888-624-8373.

To download the full report, go to:


Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Surgeon General, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK44360/

Final Report of the Task Force on College Drinking, 2002, and “How to Reduce High-Risk College Drinking: Use Proven Strategies, Fill Research Gaps,” Final Report of the Task Force on College Drinking’s Panel on Prevention and Treatment, 2002.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2001. For more information contact SAMHSAat 877-773-8546.


Friedner D. Wittman, 1997. Published by the State of California, Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs. Call 916-327-3728 or 800-879-2772 to obtain a copy.

James F. Mosher and Bob Reynolds, 1999. Prepared by the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE) in support of the federal Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws Program. Call PIRE at 301-755-2700.


James F. Mosher, David H. Jernigan and Robert W. Denniston, 1998. Prepared through the National Center for the Advancement of Prevention. Available from the Marin Institute at 415-456-5692.(http://www.marininstitute.org/)

(Three-Part Series: Practitioners’ Guide, Parent and Community Guide, and Reference Guide). Published by the federal Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP). Call the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information toll-free at 800-729-6686.


Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 2000. Available at , or by calling PIRE toll-free at 877-335-1287.