• Service includes JISC eCollections licensed content - copyright-cleared film,image and sound files for educational use,• plus searching JISC MediaHub delivers results from other collections of film,image and sound
JISC eCollections content • 130,000 media items • Digital Images for Education content • ITN/Reuters archives, including Gaumont cinema newsreels • Other collections of film and sound, including Performance Shakespeare, Culverhouse Classical Music, Imperial War Museum, Getty, Royal Geographic Society, St Georges Medical School and more. • http://mediahub.blogs.edina.ac.uk/collections/
JISC eCollections content Video •You will see a frame from the video. You can play the video within the full record page and download in a range of formats. •NOTE: if your video is longer than average, you may see a list of clips on the right hand side of the video image. Select each clip separately to play:
JISC eCollections content Audio •You will see an audio player to allow you to listen to the file. You can download the audio file in a range of formats:
External collections When records are from collections external to JISC MediaHub, you will see a small image representing the media item, but you link to an external website where you may have to login to view/play/download the item:
JISC MediaHub Explore • Explore by Collection, Time, Subject or Advanced Search • Future options: Learning materials and Place
Explore timeline • Search with a keyword to create timeline • Zoom in to see more detail using control on right • Move along timeline using blue arrows on right
Explore Subject • This area allows you to explore the JISC eCollections content, which has been catalogued with one of two subject classifications • Unesco subjects – Film & Sound Online content • IPTC subjects – DIE and NFO content • Click on top level subject to start, click blue figures to see results
Advanced Search • Combine keywords, subject terms and selected collections • Live search results at bottom of page Input keywords and/or subjects Select collections to search Select Number collection of results and/or media displayed type here
JISC MediaHub Home page – next version • More search options underneath search box. • Images shown are proposed update of interface, subject to external usability testing. Likely launch data February 2013.
Classification changes • Icons changed to better reflect access. • Possible to have a result with more than one icon, e.g. Requires login and Hosted on another website.
Bookmark items • Users must sign in via UK Federation to bookmark items
Future developmentCheck out the Roadmap section of the blog for updates:http://mediahub.blogs.edina.ac.uk/category/roadmap/
Feedback • 2012-13 survey now in place in the service. Your feedback is important! • 74 responses to 2011-12 survey Results summarised and sent to JISC Monitoring Unit Questions on ease/frequency of use
Feedback How can we best improve JISC MediaHub? •A – support materials •B – viewing results page •C – more/different content •D – citation and/or copyright info. •E – explore/browse area •Type any comments in the text chat
JISC MediaHub blog Recent posts to highlight content include: •Eric Hosbawm: Marxist Historian •Great JISC MediaHub Bake-off! •Pre-Raphaelites invading London •London 2012 Paralympics •London Olympics 2012 •Soup cans and Spray cans •Happy 50th Anniversary of Independence, Rwanda and Burundi •The Talented Mister Turing •Farewell to our Man from Mars: Ray Bradbury dies aged 91