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Substance Abuse Librarians & Information Specialists
Association of Mental Health Librarians

May 3-6, 2017
Worcester, Massachusetts

Conference Lodgings

Beechwood Hotel exteriorA block of rooms has been reserved at the Beechwood Hotel, which is a short shuttle ride away or within walking distance from the University of Massacusetts Medical School, where the conference will be held. The Beechwood is a boutique hotel located within minutes from downtown Worcester and is the only AAA Four-Diamond rated hotel in Central Massachusetts.

The rooms are blocked for May 2-6, 2017. The room rates are $185 + tax (king) and $195 + tax (junior suite). Reservations need to be made by phone at (508) 754-5789.

Reservations can be made NOW. Be sure to mention the SALIS/AMHL Conference to receive the special rate. The conference rate will be available until Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Amenities included in the conference rate: complimentary Continental Breakfast; Complimentary shuttle within 5 miles of the hotel; 24-Hour Room Service, Business Center, Fitness Center and gift shop; Access to a nearby full service health club; Free local and long distance phone calls within the US; Free high-speed Internet Access in all guest rooms; Free incoming and outgoing faxes within the US; and Free printing from your laptop and Palm Organizer utilizing

Beechwood Hotel
363 Plantation St,
Worcester, MA 01605

Reservations: 508-754-5789

  Beechwood Hotel staircase

Ground transportation from Logan Aiport in Boston: Worcester is approximately 50 miles, a one-hour drive from Boston's Logan Airport. [Google Map]

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