Carole E. Nowicke

Research Associate
Applied Health Science

Reference Librarian
Indiana Prevention Resource Center
(812) 855-1237
IU Research Park, Suite 110

  • Indiana University, Ph.D., 1998
  • University of Maryland, M.L.S, 1986
  • Western Michigan University, B.A., 1979
  • American Library Association Intellectual Freedom Round Table
  • Archivist of Navy Laboratories
  • Henry Ford Museum
  • Historian of the International Tuba-Euphonium Association
  • Oral Historian
  • U.S. Marine Corps Museum
  • Walden University Library
Research Interests

Public health; substance abuse prevention; problem gambling prevention; substance abuse treatment; history of substance abuse; librianship; intellectual freedom; information literacy; archival science; oral history; American cultural history; bibliometrics.

Selected Publications

Agley, J., Gassman, R., Jun, M., Nowicke, C., & Samuel, S.  (Accepted).  Improving local alcohol, tobacco, and other drug (ATOD) data collection for usability:  Statewide administration of the CRAFFT screening tool.  Substance Abuse & Misuse.

Nowicke, Carole, et al.  (2014).  24th annual survey of Indiana children and teens shows 21-year decline in alcohol use.  School Survey Press Release. September 23, 2014.  Press Release

Nowicke, Carole.  "Molly" - An innocuous nickname hides potential danger.  September 12, 2013.  Article

Nowicke, Carole.  Fall, Football, Tailgating, and Playing Safe.  August 01, 2012. Article

Nowicke, Carole.  "Drunkorexia:  Starving for a Drink," in IU Health & Wellness:  Back-to-campus issue.  August 30, 2011. Article

Agley, J., Samuel, S., and Nowicke, C.  (2010).  Methamphetamine and club drug use among Indiana students in grades 6 - 12.  The Journal of Korean Society for School Health, Education, 10(2).

Nowicke, Carole.  (2010).  Sports, Tobacco, and Athletes:  Should Coaches Worry about the Gateway Tobacco Effect?  The Health Education Monograph Series.  27(1):28-34.

Gassman, R., Nowicke, C. E., Jun, M. K.  (2010).  Individual Characteristics of Adolescent Methamphetamine Users in Relation to Self-Reported Trouble with Police.  Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 54(1):76-92.

Torabi, M. R., Jun, M., Nowicke, C., Seitz, B., and Gassman, R.  Tobacco, the Common Enemy and a Gateway Drug:  Policy Implications.  American Journal of Health Education.  January/February 2010, 41(1): 4-13.

Nowicke, Carole.  "Pryor Knowledge: Arthur Pryor and his era in American Popular Culture." International Trombone Festival, May, 2008, Salt Lake City, Utah.