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Evaluating information products
The evaluation of products and information sources is a core activity for information professionals. It involves assessing current and future needs of users, whether any gaps are being addressed and ensuring value is being delivered to the organisation.
In a five-part series of articles, Jinfo...
Tuesday, 24th November 2020
Market landscape - document delivery
In this market landscape, we look at six of the more popular document delivery tools available. A brief description and explanation of key features of each service or research platform is outlined, with additional information on typical users, geographic scope, and pricing:
Tuesday, 8th September 2020
Product review of XPansion XMon
With organisations consuming increasing amounts of data, it's becoming more difficult to manage it, especially for those businesses within the financial services market that need almost constant access to data. XPansion offers a solution to this problem in the form of its XMon platform, an...
Monday, 11th May 2020
Community deck - commercial awareness for information professionals
Download the deck and notes from our March Community session, "Commercial awareness for information professionals" led by Rebecca Brizi.
This Community session discusses how to:
Develop the right skills for commercial awareness
Position the information department as a commercial...
Tuesday, 24th March 2020
Jinfo survey - current awareness and intelligence 2020
Every year since 2007, Jinfo has been surveying its customers about their preferences in relation to news aggregation services and current awareness. This year's survey results reveal how current awareness and intelligence systems are managed and deployed throughout the organisation.
Monday, 23rd September 2019
Jinfo model - evaluating information products
Jinfo has been conducting in-depth product reviews for over 15 years and during that time we've been able to devise a model to help us better evaluate information products. Find out how our model can make the product evaluation process easier for you by saving time and informing your work with...
Wednesday, 24th July 2019
Product review of Article Galaxy
Reprints Desk's Article Galaxy is a Software as a Service platform that provides access to full-text scientific literature and is used by a range of people, from individuals carrying out research to universities and large enterprises.
Provides some background on Reprints...
Wednesday, 10th July 2019
Product review of AREUSConnect from Iconitel
AREUSConnect from Iconitel is a globally accessible subscription and contract management web-based solution used by clients across a wide range of industries and Jinfo recently carried out a full product review.
Introduces AREUSConnect and the company and highlights the...
Tuesday, 11th June 2019
Jinfo model - effective work with procurement
Content purchasing professionals can sometimes lock horns with their colleagues in procurement. In this report we look at how to bring together the varying priorities and perspectives - as well as how to find areas for collaboration. We explore areas including cost vs value, risk management,...
Monday, 20th May 2019
Product review of Onelog
Onelog is a comprehensive resource management tool from ITS (Info Technology Supply Ltd) that we last visited in our mini review in 2015. It includes password management, subscription management, usage tracking and cost allocation in its modules. It competes with the likes of ResearchMonitor from...
Friday, 12th October 2018
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- Enhancements to the Jinfo website
Thursday, 21st January 2021
- Research update - what matters most to smart information managers
Thursday, 21st January 2021
- Research update - what's your focus in 2021?
Thursday, 7th January 2021
- Mini review of M-Brain's Intelligence Plaza
Monday, 18th January 2021
- Product review of Aurora FirstLight (value - purchasing, development and competitor landscape)
Thursday, 14th January 2021
- Product review of Aurora FirstLight (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
Wednesday, 13th January 2021
- Product review of Aurora FirstLight
Monday, 11th January 2021
- Market landscape - patent products
Monday, 21st December 2020
- Product review of TRG Screen's Quest
Friday, 18th December 2020
- Negotiation clinic - role-play and Q&A (Community) Tuesday, 13th April 2021
- Usage data in contract negotiations (Community) Tuesday, 23rd March 2021
- Pricing models for information and data licensing (Community) Tuesday, 2nd March 2021
- Comparative product evaluation - breaking it down into manageable pieces (Webinar) Tuesday, 19th January 2021
- The importance of current awareness tracking (Webinar) Tuesday, 12th January 2021
- State of the Industry, 2021 (Webinar) Tuesday, 5th January 2021