Erowid.org is an online library of information about psychoactive plants and chemicals along with other related topics. The information on the site is a compilation of the experiences, words, and efforts of thousands of individuals including users, parents, health professionals, doctors, therapist, chemists, researchers, teachers, and lawyers. Erowid acts as a publisher of new information as well as a library for the collection of documents and images published elsewhere. The information found on the site spans the spectrum from solid peer-reviewed research to fanciful creative writing.
Erowid is a small non-commercial organization founded in April 1995; the web site was first made public six months later. Erowid F. "Erowid: 10 Years of History." Erowid Extracts. Jun 2005;8:12-14. It is supported by donations; the site does not carry banner ads. It is committed to protecting the privacy of contributors and attempts to provide information about psychoactive dr