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UAA. Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies correspondence

University of Alaska Anchorage Records
Guide to the UAA.  Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies correspondence

Collection number: UAA-0222.
Creating office: University of Alaska Anchorage. Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies.
Series title: UAA. Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies correspondence.
Dates: 1974-1978.
Volume of series: 0.6 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Series summary: Correspondence of an Alaska health-related research center.

Administrative history: 
The Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies (CAAS) was established by the Board of Regents in 1972 to address the problem of substance abuse in Alaska. CAAS is housed within the Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies.

Agency functions:
CAAS conducts research that addresses substance abuse in Alaska. Research activities center on the stimulation and coordination of interdisciplinary and collaborative studies and the promotion of scientific interchanges of alcohol-and drug-related information.

Series description:
This series consists primarily of outgoing correspondence from administrators for CAAS. Some correspondence subject files are included that have both incoming and outgoing correspondence.

Arrangement: The correspondence is primarily in chronological order by year or group of years. Some is within subject groupings.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Use restrictions: Some materials may include personal information. Please consult with archivists for possible restrictions on copying or use.

Preferred citation: UAA. Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies correspondence, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Custodial history: These records were transferred to the Archives in 1982.

Processing information: This collection was described by Arlene Schmuland in 2023.

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