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This Resources page lists a variety of information sources regarding AI, organized by the following categories: Publications; Centers, Projects, Initiatives; Conferences and Workshops; Software/Tools.  It is not meant to be exhaustive and will be updated as information becomes available. Please also read our Blog for updates and other AI information.


Arlitsch, K. (2018) My user is a machine: making information accessible to disabled users by structuring for machine intermediaries. Journal of Library Administration, 58:7, 728-738, DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2018.1514834

Arlitsch, K. & Newell, B. (2017). Thriving in the age of accelerations: A brief look at the societal effects of artificial intelligence and the opportunities for libraries. Journal of Library Administration, 57(7), 789-798.

Asemi, A., Ko, A. and Nowkarizi, M. (2021), "Intelligent libraries: a review on expert systems, artificial intelligence, and robot", Library Hi Tech, Vol. 39 No. 2, pp. 412-434.

Badia, A. (2019). The Information manifold: Why computers can't solve algorithmic bias and fake news. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Bagchi, M. (2020). Conceptualising a Library Chatbot using Open Source Conversational Artificial Intelligence. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology, 40(06), 329-333.

Brown, L. M. (2022). Gendered Artificial Intelligence in Libraries: Opportunities to Deconstruct Sexism and Gender Binarism. Journal of Library Administration, 62(1), 19-30.

Burton, M., Lyon, L., Erdmann, C. & Tijerina, B. (2018). Shifting to data savvy: The future of data science in libraries. Project Report. University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA.

Cox, A. M., Pinfield, S., & Rutter, S. (2019). The intelligent library: Thought leaders' views on the likely impact of artificial intelligence on academic libraries. Library Hi Tech, 37(3), 418-435.

Cox, A. (2022). How artificial intelligence might change academic library work: Applying the competencies literature and the theory of the professions. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology.

Ex Libris A ProQuest Co. (2019). How AI Can Enhance the Value of Research Libraries. Library Journal. April 15.

Ex Libris. (2018). Artificial Intelligence in the Library: Advantages, Challenges and Tradition: An Ex Libris Whitepaper. Whitepaper.

Farag, H. A., Mahfouz, S. N., & Alhajri, S. (2021). Artificial Intelligence Investing in Academic Libraries: Reality and Challenges. Library Philosophy and Practice, 1-34.

Fjelland, R. (2020). Why general artificial intelligence will not be realized. Humanities and Social Science Communication, 7(1), 1-9.

Floridi, L. & Cowls, J. (2019). A unified framework of five principles for AI in society. Harvard Data Science Review, 1(1).

Garcia-Febo, L.  (2019). Exploring AI: How libraries are starting to apply artificial intelligence in their work. American Libraries, March 1.

Gasparini, A., & Kautonen, H. (2022). Understanding Artificial Intelligence in Research Libraries – Extensive Literature Review. LIBER Quarterly: The Journal of the Association of European Research Libraries, 32(1).

Griffey, J. (Ed.) (2019). Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Libraries, Library Technology Reports 55(1).

Harisanty, D., Anna, N.E.V., Putri, T.E., Firdaus, A.A. and Noor Azizi, N.A. (2022), "Leaders, practitioners and scientists' awareness of artificial intelligence in libraries: a pilot study", Library Hi Tech, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print.

Hartson, R., & Pardha, P. (2019). The UX Book: Agile UX design for a quality user experience. 2nd ed. Cambridge, MA: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.

Hervieux, S., & Wheatley, A. (2021). Perceptions of artificial intelligence: A survey of academic librarians in Canada and the United States. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 47(1), 102270.

Harisanty, D., Anna, N.E.V., Putri, T.E., Firdaus, A.A. and Noor Azizi, N.A. (2022), "Leaders, practitioners and scientists' awareness of artificial intelligence in libraries: a pilot study", Library Hi Tech, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print.

Johnson, B. (2018). Libraries in the age of artificial intelligence. Computers in Libraries, 38(1).

Kennedy, M. L. (2019). What do artificial intelligence (AI) and ethics of AI mean in the context of research libraries? Research Library Issues, no. 299 (September): 3-13.

Lee, P.-C. (2021), "Technological innovation in libraries", Library Hi Tech, Vol. 39 No. 2, pp. 574-601.

Liu, J., Liu, J., Chen, Y. (2022). Application of Artificial Intelligence Technology in Information Retrieval of University Library. In: Hung, J.C., Chang, JW., Pei, Y., Wu, WC. (eds) Innovative Computing . Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 791. Springer, Singapore.

Ma, Y., Ping, K., Wu, C., Chen, L., Shi, H. and Chong, D. (2020), "Artificial Intelligence powered Internet of Things and smart public service", Library Hi Tech, Vol. 38 No. 1, pp. 165-179.

Miller, J. (2020). The new library user: Machine learning.

Mischo, W.H. et al. (2020). Discovery in 2020: Trends and User Behaviors, CNI 2020.

NMC Horizon Project. (2018). NMC Horizon Report Preview: 2018 Higher Education Edition.

Noble, S.U. (2018). Algorithms of oppression: How search engines reinforce racism. New York: New York University Press.

Padilla, T. (2019). Responsible operations: Data science, machine learning, and AI in libraries. OCLC Research. Dublin, OH.

Reidsma, M. (2019). Masked by Trust: Bias in Library Discovery. Sacramento, CA: LibraryJuice Press.

Slota, S. C., Fleischmann, K. R., Greenberg, S., Verma, N., Cummings, B., Li, L., & Shenefiel, C. (2022). Locating the work of artificial intelligence ethics. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology.

Tella, A. and Kadri, K.K. (2021), "Big data and academic libraries: is it big for something or big for nothing?", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 38 No. 2, pp. 15-23.

West, S. M., Whittaker, M. & Crawford, K. (2019). Discriminating Systems: Gender, race and power in AI. New York: AI Now Institute.

Wheatley, A. & Hervieux, S. (2020). Artificial intelligence in academic libraries: An environmental scan. Information Services & Use, 39(4), 347-356.

White, B. (2020). Research libraries: How you can support text and data mining. LIBER. YUbXGLhKiUl

Wójcik, M. (2020). Augmented intelligence technology. The ethical and practical problems of its implementation in libraries. Library Hi Tech.

Wood, B.A., & Evans, D.J. (2018).  Librarians' perceptions of artificial intelligence and its potential impact on the profession. Computers in Libraries, 38(1).

Centers, Projects, Initiatives

Conferences and Workshops


21 Open Source Libraries/Tools for Artificial Intelligence.

Welch, S. (2020). Popular Python AI Libraries.

Statistics Fundamentals

Trochim, W. M. K. (2020). Research Methods Knowledge Base.