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Academic Library

About the library

Our online Academic Library is a unique and invaluable resource for researchers, academics, and policymakers around the world. It is the only centralized digital resource in existence to include 500+ peer-reviewed articles since the early 2000s about the harms of pornography. If you’re aware of research that should be added to our library, please let us know.

Browse the library

The library is organized into three sections: Welcome, Child & Youth Development, and Adults & Broader Impacts. Choose the appropriate section as well as a category from the list. Or, you can type in a search term.

How to Use The Academic Library
All topicsAdults & Broader ImpactsAdults and Broader ImpactChild & Youth DevelopmentWelcome
All categoriesAdults & Broader Impacts:Adults and Broader Impact:Child & Youth Development:Child-on-child or peer-on-peer sexual abuseCyber CrimeCyber Crime (online sexual harassment, image-based abuse, cyber-stalking, etc.)Cyber Crime (online sexual harassment, image-based abuse, cyber-stalking, etc.)|Adults & Broader ImpactsDiscriminationDiscrimination (sexism, objectification, racism)Grooming, child abuse, child sexual exploitation materialIndustry & EconomicsIndustry & EconomicsLegal ConsiderationsMental HealthMental Health (body image, attitudes, compulsive use, neuroscience, cognition, fetishes)Physical healthPhysical health (injuries, infection & disease)Rates/Age/Impact of ExposureReports & summariesReports and SummariesSextingSexuality EducationSexuality Education & Therapy with ChildrenShaping sexual behaviors/sexual scriptsSocialization and Relationship OutcomesTechnology & SubstitutesViolenceViolence (rape, sexual abuse, commercial sexual exploitation, grooming, child abuse)Violence (rape, sexual abuse, commercial sexual exploitation, grooming, child abuse)Welcome:
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“Don’t Just Randomly Grab Someone’s Neck during Intercourse!”

SectionAdults & Broader Impacts

“I (Don’t) Respect My Body”

SectionChild & Youth Development

“If Their Face Starts Turning Purple, You Are Probably Doing Something Wrong”

SectionAdults & Broader Impacts

“In This Industry, You’re No Longer Human”

SectionAdults & Broader Impacts
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A Comparative Content Analysis of Pre-Internet and Contemporary Child Sexual Abuse Material

SectionChild & Youth Development

A Current Understanding of the Behavioral Neuroscience of Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder and Problematic Pornography Use

SectionAdults and Broader Impact

A Descriptive Analysis of the Types, Targets, and Relative Frequency of Aggression in Mainstream Pornography

SectionAdults and Broader Impact

A Digital Pornography Literacy Resource

SectionChild & Youth Development
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