ERIC Number: ED075188
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Dec
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Tune In, Drug Abuse News for Broadcasters About Broadcasting.
National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. National Clearinghouse for Drug Abuse Information.
This is a newsletter for broadcasters, describing drug abuse education campaigns and evaluating radio and television broadcast materials. It is distributed to approximately 5,600 radio and television stations through the cooperation of the National Association of Broadcasters, and is effected through the facilities of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. This issue contains summaries of two drug education programs--one entitled "Alternatives" aired over KTTV Television in Los Angeles, California, and the second entitled "Discover Drugs," a week-long public information campaign conducted over WRMU-FM at Mount Alliance College in Alliance, Ohio. The remainder of the issue contains an evaluative listing of various films, tapes, records, etc. on the topic of drugs. Each entry contains a complete listing concerning the source, availability, cost of rental, audience, etc., followed by a summary of the content, scientific observations, evaluative comments, and suggestions for use. The reviews of the broadcast materials presented are the work of an independent panel representing a broad range of professions and opinions related to drugs and drug use. Copies of "Tune In" are available from the National Clearinghouse for Drug Abuse Information at 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20852. (LK)
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Authoring Institution: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. National Clearinghouse for Drug Abuse Information.