Category: Images

Exhibit (exhibit.so) is storytelling tool from The University of St Andrews that takes advantage of of the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) standard, allowing users to create sequential annotations on images from institutional image repositories such as the Princeton University Digital Library (DPUL), the Princeton University Art Museum, and many other institutions. Annotations are displayed […]

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October 30, 2020

JuxtaposeJS provides a tool for comparing two similar images by ‘swiping’ back and forth. It’s especially useful for highlighting changes over time (coastline erosion, forest regrowth, etc.) or before/after stories. An example of the tool in action can be found on the JuxtaposeJS website. Why Use JuxtaposeJS? Provides an easy to use tool for comparing […]

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September 4, 2020

Omeka a tool used for the curation of digital media and for creating online exhibits that showcase those collections. Omeka is a teaching tool that gives students opportunities to do creative work for a public audience, encouraging discussions around the construction and display of knowledge, and in the process of researching the objects in the […]

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April 30, 2020

Create impactful graphics that combine text, images, and animations. Included in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of tools, available at McGraw’s Digital Learning Lab. Why Use Spark? Create simple, impactful messages by combining image and text. No design experience is needed. Make social images, web pages, and short videos. How to Add Spark to Your […]

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April 28, 2020

Mirador is an image collection viewing tool that allows users to view, zoom, and compare digital images. Mirador provides a tiled, windowed workspace for side-by-side comparison of multiple image-based resources and supports zooming, metadata display, book layout, bookmarking, and more. Based on the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF), a set of technical standards for media […]

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April 27, 2020