Yesterday, we introduced a new feature in our digital collections interface: the 3D Wall. This is an exciting new interactive view of search results that enables quicker navigation through pages of thumbnails and between items, smooth zooming to high-quality images, and image slideshows.

Here’s a 4-minute demo:

(see larger, high-quality version)

3D Wall uses the program CoolIris. The embedded version requires only that your browser has Flash player; through to use full-screen view, download the CoolIris browser plugin from http://cooliris.com.

Try it out and let us know what you think!

 

3 Responses to 3D Wall View in Search Results

  1. [...] to help people discover our stuff. We saw this concept in action earlier this year with our 3D Wall view (using CoolIris), and this iPhone app is yet another great [...]

  2. [...] About all we did in terms of technology development was tweak the RSS feeds that we use for our cooliris search results.  The developers of DukeMobile did the heavy [...]

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