News update- 2nd September

RIN e-News is now available online at Highlights include an update on the Keeping Research Data Safe 2 Project,  the HEFCE National Student Survey,and a JISC-funded Repositories InfoKit to pull together guidance for current and future repository managers.

The Infomed Librarian Online for September 2009 is at
This month there are 13 premium content articles, including coverage of creativity in education, digital content creation and copyright issues and digital preservation and hybrid libraries.

News 17th August

The Rosetta Stone of Digitisation

Free Online Access to Sage Journals

Serif’s British Clipart

Does Your Organisation
Know What EPSS Is?


News update 1st July

Following a request from the EU, Google has agreed to delete source images used to create the blurred images shown on Street View. has introduced a wiki-inspired service for supporting group, or collaborative, revision of student work. Revisewise has been welcomed by some academics.

The University of Salford is to run a postgraduate course on social media, concentrating on the use and development of social media to mobilise and energise communities.

Orange’s latest Digital Media Review reveals a huge increase in the use of digital media.

An independent study of e-learning suggests that academics are slow to see the possibilities.