Experiments

Meridian: Miranda Globe_

Explore our work

 

#NewSelfWales

10.9.2018
A digital immersive experience with thousands of portraits from the Library’s collection alongside portraits uploaded via Instagram from people across NSW .
 

Field of View

10.8.2018
An interactive 3D and VR experience of the Mitchell Library, merging point cloud data with the Library’s collection.
 

Vending Library

3.11.2017
This vending machine is a playful collection surprise dispenser. Tweet to @VendingLibrary with #suggest to see what it recommends for you.
 

Meridian

19.10.2017
17th and 18th century maps from the State Library of NSW’s collection brought to life as interactive 3D globes.
 

Muru View

5.7.2017
Interactive data visualisation drawing from The Library’s Indigenous language collections.
 

Unstacked

27.4.2017
Time-based visualisation of items people are accessing from the State Library of NSW collection. Created by DX Lab fellows Elisa Lee and Adam Hinshaw.
 

Pano-scope

20.1.2017
Pano-scope, an experiment that allows you to explore, in detail, some of the awesome panoramas in the Library’s collection.
 

Loom

9.11.2016
Loom is the DX Lab’s first experiment with data visualisation. Experience three different ways to get data from the Library’s collection.
 

Portico

7.11.2016
Portico an in-gallery touch screen experience accompanied by a web version was built for the exhibition ‘Imagine a City: 200 years of Public Architecture in NSW’.
 

1001 Postcards

15.6.2016
1001 Postcards an experimental WebGL interface using over 1000 postcards from the Library’s Broadhurst collection.
 

Weemala

11.4.2016
Weemala – explore Indigenous place names and meanings located on a map via letters and surveys collected about each place in NSW.
 

Index

1.12.2015
Prototype built to explore the amount of topics for each image in our Loom data visualisation.
 

A Symphony In Steel

7.11.2015
A symphony in steel: 100 photographs of the Sydney Harbour Bridge arranged as a Flickascope revealed in a time-lapse
 

Mainstreet

16.9.2015
Mainstreet is the result of a two week Digital Drop In program using the Library’s collection with the Tweed Regional Museum’s collection.