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Managing Information magazine - YOUR eye on the information world

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Managing Information is a subscription magazine available both electronically and in print format, for everyone who uses information.

The magazine's core topics include information management, knowledge management, taxonomy, intellectual property (copyright, patents, trademarks, data protection, freedom of information), IT security, disaster recovery (information and data aspects), the internet, Web 2.0 and social media, libraries, information centres and museums.

Managing Information reflects the needs of information professionals across all sectors - corporate and commercial, public, academic/educational, and voluntary. The purpose of the magazine is to help readers enhance their own performance, and that of their organizations, providing news, comment and analysis, feature articles on best practice, and reviews.

Please note: The remaining issues from 2014 will be available by the end of February 2015 (for print issues please allow up to 8 weeks to receive them)

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Online access to the Managing Information is available for ASLIB members. Logged in members will be able to access both the current issue, and archived issues, from online links shown below.

For Managing Information subscription details please see the ASLIB Membership page.

Managing Information: Current issue: Volume 21 Issue 3/4

Image: Managing Information current issueThe digital world in which we now live continues to grow the market for headache cures.

There are the headline-grabbing issues – what Google is up to, hissy fits around YouTube, Cassandra-like cries about the end of civilization as we know it…there are also less headline-grabbing issues which are nonetheless very important for commerce, and for research.

Our research reviews in this issue cover copyright, as well as collection development, collaboration and sharing of resources. We have updates on the latest legislative developments, as well as our usual wide range of news and features. Do get in touch with suggestions, comments and shared experiences. It’s always great to hear from you.

There is also the usual range of news, comments, analysis, feature articles and our regular columnists.

Graham Coult, Editor-in-chief,
Managing Information magazine


Issues in copyright, research and scholarly communication:

  • Growing demand, limited resource and copyright
  • Open access in Tanzanian health research
  • Copyright in the Internet Age
  • Copyright and Shari’a law
  • Dissertations, theses and copyright

To share or not to share? Is that still a question?
Collection development under pressure around the world
Maximising e-content effectiveness
New Library for the Royal College of Nursing
Improving cancer information in public libraries
Information opportunities: Neelie Kroes

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