SALIS membership is open to individuals such as librarians and information professionals, and others employed in or interested in ATOD information dissemination and services who support the mission, goals, and activities of SALIS. SALIS is an international organization and welcomes members from all countries.  SALIS members fill diverse professional roles in the field of substance abuse information, representing:

  • Research & academic institutions
  • Clearinghouses & resource centers
  • Hospitals & treatment centers
  • Government & private service agencies
  • Publishers & the media

Benefits of Membership:

  • SALIS News -- read new & archived issues online (sample issue)
  • Participate in SALIS Committees and Special Interest Groups
  • Discounted registration for annual SALIS conference
  • Conference presentations online access
  • Members directory online
  • Subscription to Addiction Professional (FREE to No. American members; $35 outside No. America)
  • SALIS-L email list and LinkedIn Group

Membership Types:

  • Full: In addition to the benefits described above, Full members may vote in SALIS elections, hold elective and appointive office within SALIS, receive copies or notifications of selected government publications, and other privileges which SALIS may extend. Rate for 2016:  $120 US
    Full membership is available at discounted rates for:
    • Retired or unemployed:  $60 US
    • Students: $60 US (limited to 2 consecutive years)

  • Affiliate: Benefits same as above except not eligible for the SALIS-L listserv, to vote, or hold elected office: $70 US

  • A discounted membership rate is available for members applying from developing nations. Please email SALIS Home for more information:

SALIS membership applications are managed by the SALIS Home Office in Berkeley, California. Membership is based on a calendar year. Members joining after the first quarter of a year should contact SALIS Home (510-865-6225 ; ) for a pro-rated membership rate. For renewing members, payment must be received by January 31, 2016 to continue benefits without interruption. For more about membership, refer to the Membership FAQs.