A CIRCL Working Group with Gigabit Libraries Network

SLAAIT

The State Libraries and AI Technologies Working Group is a joint project of 14 state libraries to understand the opportunities, challenges, and risks associated with AI and the library sector.

Information

Briefings

Quick overviews of key issues in artificial intelligence, libraries, and state policy.

Training/Instruction

Original workshops, guided tours, and training as well as links to important instrution on the web.

AI Petting Zoo

Try AI tools behind the paywall. Join “jam sessions” where we try and play together.

Artificial Intelligence, Real Voices

Essays and interviews with real people talking about real impacts of AI.

Working Group

Information for working group members on Slack and non-public information.

Bibliography

Access a growing list of readings and resources via Zotero.

Artificial Intelligence, Real Voices

Illustrator Kelly Light takes on generative AI as theft. Read about her perspective as illustrator and educator.

Working Group Goals

Proactivity

To better equip state library agencies to proactively respond to the opportunities and perils in AI.

Insight

To provide insight, and participant-specific ideas for projects and applications

Workforce

To better position state library agencies in growing efforts for AI workforce development, and in their own outreach and support missions.