Mobile Exhibits

An initiative to develop a tool set for creating mobile enhancements to exhibits.


The increasing power and ubiquity of mobile devices presents libraries with opportunities to use their digital collections in new ways. This project is an initiative to develop tool sets and techniques for creating lightweight mobile applications to complement and enhance physical exhibits.


How We Did It

This project makes use of a variety of technologies and existing digital collections infrastructure, including:


  • Sierra, T. and Casden, J. (2011). "Mobile Enhanced Access to Archives and Special Collections",LYRASIS Technology Ideas and Insights Series, Elon, NC, August 4, 2011.