Make: Using a NoSql database for text based research

This session looks at how the use of a native or NoSQL database can be used for research involving textual or other non-structured or incomplete data. It covers the use of computing tools such as text encoding, visualization and bibliographical … Continue reading

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Make: Animating library collections with GIFs

Animated GIFs have taken over the internet. The Bodleian Libraries have been using GIFs to bring 2D material to life, leading to higher engagement with its audiences. Social Media officer Adam Koszary will demonstrate the potential of GIFs, and how … Continue reading

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Make: 3D – The story of a map

In the last decade pedestrian wayfinding systems have been introduced in London and other English cities. The maps have included 3D representations of landmark buildings. Carl Wenczek will explain how 3D modelling was used to create the building illustrations and … Continue reading

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Make: Storytelling through casual filmmaking

Who said making videos has to be complicated? The tools have become so accessible today that you can film, edit, export, and share videos on your smartphone. In this talk Kohei Kanayasu shows you how it does not need to … Continue reading

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make: 2016

the make: series of talks will be comingĀ up in May and June and includes a range of interesting ways technology has been used by people from around the university

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