Artificial Intelligence in the service for the book
The main purpose of the project is the development of readership in Poland by means of raising competences of library employees, with the use of the innovative tools in the area of new technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI) and exchange of good practices developed mainly with the partner from Norway.
The effect of the project will be the book of good practices and its implementation in the activity of the Raczyński Library will serve as a some kind of case study for the libraries in the whole country. The effect of the project will be the development of the library as the institution building active relations between a reader, creator and literary critic, development of entrepreneurship as a result of the project’s realization in partnership with start-up from the reative and culture sectors.
description of the activities
Relevance of the project to the objectives of the EEA Financial Mechanism 2014-2021
The goals of the project are fully consistent with the MF EOG 2014-2020 purposes (Program „ Culture” and Activity II), the main purpose being the cultural development between creators, participants of cultural life and institutions of culture as well as strengthening the bilateral relations between Poland and Donor States. In the project the organization of the Festival is foreseen, the purpose being to deepen the relations between participants of literary life and dissemination of knowledge on modern Polish and Norwegian literature. In the project many activities were planned directed at increasing competences of employees of libraries which is consistent with the assumed effects of A. II defined as reinforcing the competences of specialists in sectors of culture. The main goal of the project is the development of readership in Poland and Norway by means of using the AI in improving the process of recommending the literature, purchase of novelties and cataloguing the literature in libraries as well as by means of organization of the Festival and construction of the network of library book machines as an alternative form for borrowing the collection of books in the areas with low availability to the public library. It corresponds to the title of A. II and is transposed to the development of the public (i.e. readership) being the main horizontal aspect of the Activity. In the project the development of cultural entrepreneurship was foreseen and including the minority.