23rd Annual SALIS Conference
New Frontiers in
Alcohol and Drug Information
Friday - Monday, May 4 - 7, 2001
The 23rd Annual SALIS Conference was held
at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage, AK, hosted by Anjana Roy of Akeela, Inc. The meeting
featured invited speakers from various realms
of the addictions and information fields:
research, treatment, technology, and policy,
including several members of SALIS. The conference also included a walking trip to the Anchorage Museum of History and Art.
Highlights of the program
- Bernard Siegel, PhD, University of Alaska, "Perspective on Substance Abuse in Alaska."
- Gail Weinberg, University of Minnesota, "A Small Fish in a Big Pond: Providing Information from a Specialized Collection Within a Major Health Sciences Library."
- Barbara Weiner, Hazelen Library, "An Anthropological Overview of American Addiction Literature: 150 Years of Historical Perspective."
- Patience Frederiksen, Alaska State Library, "Funding Ideas and Day Dreams: Grant Writing for Libraries."
- Suzanne Jones, Alcohol Advisory Council of New Zealand, "Sticky Eyeballs - How Appealing is Your Net Presence?"
stories, reports, and more from the
conference in SALIS
News 21(2), Summer 2001,
in the Members section.
thanks Anjana Roy of Akeela, Inc. and the Conference
Organizing Committee for hosting the 23rd Annual SALIS
Conference in Anchorage, Alaska.