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 February issue has a special focus on Sound and Vision.
News: MMIT Group Annual Conference 2014 - Sound and Vision Librarianship: Going Beyond Words and Pictures
News: Tony Thompson retires after 40 years of dedication to the Group and Journal
Book review: Raspberry Pi Projects
Book review: Going Beyond Google Again
Product review: Paragon Hard Disc Manager 12
Special focus: Sound and Vision:
o Accessible library services for partially sighted people
oSound Canvas: interactive art exhibit
o Creating videos for library users
o British films: the golden years
o appBoz: creating mobile apps for mobile marketing
o Index of 2013 articles
o Brain-computer interfaces
o Dual operating system computers
o Smart batteries to control mobile devices
o Retro phones
o The latest smartwatches
Coming up in the journal in 2014 - May: Focus on mobile in libraries
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.