SIS Professor Dania Bilal, along with collaborators at two other universities, received a $208,142 Institute of Museum and Library Services grant to create the IDEA (Innovation, Disruption, Enquiry, Access) Institute on Artificial intelligence (AI).
“We’re very excited about receiving this grant, as you know IMLS is very competitive. AI is one of the top three trends in the field. Yet, only 5 percent of research libraries have leveraged AI technology. AI adoption has been slow in libraries, suggesting there are not enough AI experts in the library and information field,” Bilal said. “The main objective of this grant is to … Read more “SIS Professor Dania Bilal Gets IMLS Grant to Create Institute on Artificial Intelligence”