Category Archives: howto

  1. Social Media Trends and Free New Tools

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    March 1, 2015 by Catherine Dhanjal

    Catherine Dhanjal, MMIT committee member and managing editor of MMIT Journal journal, recently attended a Barclays digital age event and …
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  2. The Story Behind the Elsevier Purchase of Mendeley – Interview with Co-founder Victor Henning

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    April 18, 2013 by Olivia Greenstreet

    Anyone with an interest in technology, open access, altmetrics and education cannot have missed the recent news of publishing giant …
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  3. Coding for Librarians : Applied knowledge is the best kind

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    January 10, 2012 by MMIT

    There’s been an impressive amount of librarian chatter about Code Year, a new initiative from the people behind Codeacademy. Codeacademy …
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  4. Group To-Do Management Tools

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    July 29, 2011 by Catherine Dhanjal

    Post from MmIT journal’s techround up writer, Kevin Curran. Managing tasks is generally not a fun way to spend your …
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  5. Getting started with APIs: using the Twitter API

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    July 18, 2011 by MMIT

    API is one of those abbreviations that’s thrown around a lot but can seem a bit abstract.  Application Programming Interfaces …
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  6. Data visualisation using Google fusion tables

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    June 21, 2011 by MMIT

    Fusion tables is yet another hidden gem that Google quietly graduated from Google Labs to their (seemingly perpetual) beta status. …
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  7. Getting started with Yahoo Pipes

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    June 1, 2011 by MMIT

    Using Yahoo Pipes has fast become a cornerstone of mashups in the library world. This popularity is largely down to …
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