Scientific and technical revolution and industry transformation caused by artificial intelligence are new in the initial stages of development with no prospect of weakening. Artificial intelligence will lead to economic transition, educational transformation, social transformation and cultural transformation in the future. humanities and social sciences research will not be special case. Application of new technologies and popularity of new methods give humanities and social sciences research new characteristics of the times. First, intelligent academic engine opens new view of document research. Then, big data reconstructs research paradigm of humanities and social sciences research. Thirdly, discipline integration leads new discovery of humanities and social sciences research. Finally, human-machine collaboration creates new scene of humanities and social sciences research. The mode relying on experience and intuition is gradually instead by the mode relying on big data and super arithmetic which will lead to scientific in humanities and social sciences research. of course, artificial intelligence brings both changes and challenges. Facing future, we need open our eyes, hug transformation, accept revolution.