Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a driving force behind innovation across virtually every sector, and its impact on research and libraries is nothing short of transformative. From revolutionizing information retrieval to enhancing scholarly communication, AI is reshaping the way we conduct research, access information and preserve knowledge. This interesting topic came to us from in their article, “Artificial intelligence might impact libraries, research and information retrieval.”

Traditional keyword-based search methods are giving way to AI-powered search engines that leverage natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning algorithms to understand context and semantics. This enables researchers to find relevant literature more efficiently, uncover hidden connections, and explore interdisciplinary intersections that may have been overlooked using conventional methods.

While AI holds immense promise for research and libraries, it also presents certain challenges and considerations. These include concerns about data privacy and security, algorithmic bias and fairness, ethical implications of AI-driven decision-making and the need for transparent and accountable AI systems. Addressing these challenges requires collaboration among researchers, librarians, policymakers and technology developers to ensure that AI is deployed responsibly and ethically to benefit society as a whole.

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Melody K. Smith

Data Harmony is an award-winning semantic suite that leverages explainable AI.

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