Reflecting on Earth Day 2020: could this pandemic mark the start of a greener future?
April 2020 | Lately there have been a number of media reports highlighting a call for a radical rethink in climate change policies in the face of the current worldwide health crisis, and voices in the research community are proposing ways to rebuild our economy in a cleaner and more sustainable way. There is no denying that we are currently facing one of the biggest health crises in a long time. The question is; how will this impact our actions in the future?
The effects of COVID-19 on Libraries: changes to the library and looking ahead
How have libraries and staff been impacted? Listen our two librarian guest speakers discussing the impact of the pandemic on libraries.
Bringing AI to Business Intelligence
Valerie Sweeley, Manager and Information Specialist at Applied Materials, Inc., spoke at the 2020 Special Libraries Association conference about an initiative she led to bring AlphaSense, an artificial intelligence discovery tool, into the library.
In Search of Corporate Info Pros
One of my unexpected discoveries during this time of COVID shutdowns and virtualized conferences is how much I value the random interactions...
Libraries today: Services, Safety and Novelty
The reality of the worldwide virus threat has challenged academic libraries to respond with service delivery that encompasses attention to safety protocols and novel delivery methods. We have talked to universities worldwide, to find out how libraries in different regions are supporting students and researchers remotely.
AI Ethics and its Impact on Knowledge Management
In his article Dr. Anthony J Rhem discusses the ethicality of AI applications and its impact on humans. Will AI-enabled systems replace workers across certain industries?