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AI and ChatGPT

This guide provides a library perspective on the fast-changing world of Artificial Intelligence and ChatGPT.

Challenges and possibilities of ChatGPT

Challenges of using ChatGPT in your coursework

  • There is a mix of correct and incorrect information
  • Depending on the version in use, current resources may not be available in the dataset archive
  • Likelihood of biased content is high.

Benefits of using ChatGPT in your coursework

  • Can create a list of keywords and search terms that may be helpful in your research.
  • Can provide simple explanations to well known, non-controversial topics
  • Can provide sample text or suggestions for structuring sentences


Some text in this guide was used by permission, courtesy of University of Minnesota