How Can AI Be Used in Libraries?

As artificial intelligence continues to grow by leaps and bounds, how is AI technology manifesting itself in our public, academic, and school libraries? AI-Powered Patron Assistance Library digital services contain an amalgam of third-party e-media collections and software solutions, which we try to present as a unified library experience. While¬†libraries have experimented¬†(and continue to experiment)Continue reading “How Can AI Be Used in Libraries?”

Preparing Your Digital Collection for An Influx of Users

With many libraries now either closed to the public or facing reduced hours, patrons are being directed to our virtual branches. Knowing this, is your digital collection ready? Can Patrons Access Your Collection? A valid library card is a pretty standard prerequisite for using the library’s digital collection. Knowing this, what options are available toContinue reading “Preparing Your Digital Collection for An Influx of Users”

Tech Tools to Help Your Library Cope with the Coronavirus

As COVID-19 finds libraries facing service reductions and closures, we must find ways to continue to operate in order to meet the needs of our communities. Here are some tech solutions to aid libraries in providing continuity of service even as we practice social distancing. Move Your Meetings Online A huge part of mitigating riskContinue reading “Tech Tools to Help Your Library Cope with the Coronavirus”