The main publication of the Multimedia Information and Technology Group is its quarterly journal Multimedia Information & Technology. In its 39th year, and read by over 3000 individual and institutional subscribers worldwide, the journal is published online in February, May, August and November.
Our November issue has a special focus on eBooks and journals.
Book reviews: The Information Behavior of a New Generation
Product review: Olympus Linear PCM Recorder LS-14
Special focus: eBooks & journals:
o International publishing, viewpoint from Sweden
o Innovative French library for the print impaired
o UK public libraries and e-lending
o Distance learning with the University of Derby
o Textal: new text analysis app for digital humanities
o Awards for innovation in IT and intelligent systems
o Preview of Bett 2014: London learning technology show
o New Management Information System for schools
o Reflecting on Internet Librarian International - October conference
o Jodi Awards: encouraging good practice in digital media for disabled people
TechRoundUp: Trends for 2014
o Wearable computing
o Ultra HD 4K televisions
o Growth of online video. How To sites
o Tablets & convertible laptops
o White space. Will this mean more wireless access
o Solar chargers for your gadgets
MMIT Group AGM & free half day seminar: 17 December 2013
Coming up in the journal in 2014 February: Focus on sight and sound
MmIT Journal provides comprehensive coverage of major developments in multimedia applications for information services and related sectors.
Each issue covers news items, technology developments, product reviews and book and media reviews. There is also a special focus each issue covering a key current topic in the field.
The journal is a membership benefit for members of the Multimedia Information & Technology Group. Institutional subscribers can subscribe for £70 p.a..
Older back issues are freely available and can be found at http://www.cilip.org.uk/multimedia-information-and-technology-group/mmit-journal/mmit-journal-back-issues.
CILIP Group members should log into the journal at http://www.cilip.org.uk/mmit using their CILIP user name and password. The mmitjournal.org.uk site is for non CILIP members
Usernames and passwords or IP access set-up can be obtained from the managing editor, Catherine Dhanjal
Any other queries concerning the journal should also be sent to the managing editor.