August 2013 MmIT Journal

mmitaug13-cover-highresOur August issue is a bumper issue with two extra pages and instead of the usual one special focus we have three. Contents include:

  • Book reviews: Understanding Information & Computation; Data Points: Visualization that Means Something
  • Product review: Canon PowerShot SX50HS
  • Special focus: data security & Saas – identity & access management explained; secure access to university resources at Indiana University
  • Special focus: skills – jobs of the future combine creativity & technology; managers’ information-seeking behaviour in the NHS
  • Special focus: digitisation – addressing the digitisation divide; the Institution of Civil Engineers’ new online image library; EDINA’s Digimap – maps & geospatial data; 3D visualisations of Paris bring history alive
  • Features: preview of Internet Librarian International
  • TechRoundUp: Liberty University’s new robotic book retrieval system; Jollyfy: brighten up your videos; Microsoft Office – software goes online; iPads take over PCs in libraries

Coming up later in 2013

 November: Focus on elearning

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