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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product Review of ResearchMonitor (technology - search & user interface; APIs; outputs & alerts; administration)
13th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of our product review of TRG Screen's ResearchMonitor, an electronic resource management tool, we explore the technology in greater detail, including the RMWeb client, the product's web interface, including analytics, resources, the various reports available, contracts and its administrative features.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3289

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Click to view the article Keane Angle Visual communication - pictures speak louder than words
13th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Being able to visualise ideas has become increasingly important in today's world and to the decision-making process within an organsation. This article explores some of the rules and best practices that apply to concept visualisation as well as practical ways to implement them.

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Click to view the article Tara Murray Introverts as consultants
12th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

There are many so-called "introverts" working within the information world and their specific skill set is valuable but, being a people profession, skills in extroversion are just as important. This article looks at some practical strategies you can adopt to help you become more extrovert and step outside of your comfort zone. 

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product review of ResearchMonitor (sources - content & coverage)
12th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

TRG Screen's ResearchMonitor, an electronic resource management tool, has thousands of sites and resources already built-in and in the second part of our product review, we take a detailed look at the range of sources it manages and how you can find, add, configure and monitor them.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3289

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Product Review of ResearchMonitor (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
11th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

If your organisation subscribes to multiple resources, the need to manage access to them and monitor their usage is essential. One such tool that can do this is ResearchMonitor, an electronic resource management tool. In the first part of our product review, we take a look at the product and its new owner, TRG Screen, as well as some of its key advantages, who its competitors are and what development plans are in the pipeline.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3289

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Product review of ResearchMonitor
11th November 2019

Originally developed by Priory Solutions, ResearchMonitor was subsequently acquired by TRG Screen. It is an electronic resource management tool that is used by organisations to help them keep track of subscriptions to multiple resources, as well as helping them manage access to them and monitor...

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo research on UK legal purchasing preferences and needs 2019
7th November 2019

Jinfo's research into purchasing trends and preferences in the UK legal market is now in its ninth year and for this year's survey we aimed for a more refined approach to create closer alignment between our questions relating to what teams value and the satisfaction ratings given to specific...

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo research on UK legal purchasing preferences and needs 2019 (part 4 - value of end-user experience)
7th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of Jinfo's research on purchasing patterns and preferences amongst the top 200 law firms in the UK, we look at the user experience. We focused on how user-friendly a product was, how easy it was to find information, its personalisation options, and whether collaboration was supported.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo research on UK legal purchasing preferences and needs 2019 (part 3 - value of technology and platform)
6th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of Jinfo's research on purchasing patterns and preferences amongst the top 200 law firms in the UK, we look at what participants value in relation to the technological features of key products in the legal landscape.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo research on UK legal purchasing preferences and needs 2019 (part 2 - value of product content)
5th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of Jinfo's research on purchasing patterns and preferences amongst the top 200 law firms in the UK, we look at what participants value in the content of key products in the legal landscape.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf Jinfo research on UK legal purchasing preferences and needs 2019 (part 1 - introduction, methodology and responses)
4th November 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Read this year's research on purchasing patterns and preferences amongst the top 200 law firms in the UK. Find out how core legal products fit into the strategy, spending, and evolution of information services in UK law firms.

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Click to view the article Jacqueline Beattie Managing your portfolio as part of your strategy (part three - communicating with stakeholders)
30th October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of our report on managing the content portfolio as part of your strategy, we look at the importance of communication with stakeholders, including the different types of stakeholders and how to develop good relationships with them so you can help them understand the importance of a strategically managed content portfolio.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Maturity model on remote teams
29th October 2019

Jinfo's maturity model for successful remote teams is based on variables that make it successful including structure, process, transparency and governance. This model explores each of these in more detail with a particular focus on operations and communications. Use these as a gauge to...

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Click to view the article Jacqueline Beattie Managing your portfolio as part of your strategy (part two - segment the portfolio)
29th October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part one of our report on managing your portfolio as part of your strategy, we looked at the importance of aligning your content portfolio to the goals of your organisation. In part two we look more closely at the challenges involved, including how to segment the portfolio and highlight key performance indicators, document resources to support value, demonstrate the impact of the content portfolio and create an innovative environment, as well as practical next steps.

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Click to view the article Jacqueline Beattie Managing your portfolio as part of your strategy (part one - where to start)
28th October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Managing the content portfolio is an important part of the overall information management strategy. How best to do this is the subject of the first part of our report where we look at how to align your content portfolio with the business goals of the organisation. Whilst these goals will differ for every organisation, in part one we focus on efficiency, innovation and revenue growth and highlight some practical next steps you can take to move forward.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo model - managing your portfolio as part of your strategy
24th October 2019

A key priority for the information centre is managing the content portfolio as part of the overall information management strategy. This involves managing stakeholders as well as the portfolio itself and knowing how to engage them as effective partners. In this report, we look at how best to do...

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Click to view the article Rebecca Gebhardt Brizi Creating networks as part of your strategy
21st October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Information professionals are in a unique position within their organisation because they connect with so many different people and teams and this article looks at how to engage and manage others when developing a stakeholder strategy.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Super users as partners and advocates
17th October 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Super users can be found in every organisation but what are they and how can they help bridge the gap between the information centre and the rest of the organisation? In this article, we take a look at some of their key characteristics and how the information centre can use them for awareness, training and feedback.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo model - mapping your service to the Centre of Excellence model
14th October 2019

Jinfo's model for an Information Centre of Excellence focuses on three separate but interrelated areas. Find out what they are and how it can help you develop your skills and expertise to deliver direct service relating to information and data. By Brandy King  

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo model - "pillars of service"
7th October 2019

Your department probably has many areas of expertise that can be clustered together to form a "pillar of service" and this model explores what they are, how to define them and some worksheets to help you develop them. By Robin Neidorf

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