We are passing on a conference report from Barbara Weiner, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Library. If you are attending a conference, or any type of training, we would be interested in hearing from you!
Beautiful Worcester, MA was the setting for the 39th annual conference of SALIS (Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists), May 3-6, 2017. SALIS is an international network of information professionals working in or interested in the alcohol/drug/addictions field. SALIS (www.salis.org) and AMHL (Association of Mental Health Librarians) joined forces for continued learning and networking. Held in the invigorating UMass Medical School teaching hospital, 25 information professionals from four countries had two and one-half days of presentations, with business and committee meetings to round out the busy days.
Barbara Weiner (librarian for Hazelden Betty Ford, Center City, MN) and Sonja Mertz (librarian for MPRC, North Branch, MN) were in attendance. Sonja also did a fantastic job of planning and co-hosting the conference. Continue reading SALIS Conference report