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negative space

Do you see what I see here?

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information visualization aesthetics @ Seattle Public Library

The article begins “From now on, whatever you check out of the Seattle Central Library will play in color-coded streams across six big plasma screens on the library’s fifth floor.” but don’t freak out, that’s actually not what happens. Read … Continue reading

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fall in love with classification all over again

The Collier Classification System for Very Small Objects, by artist Brian Collier [amanda]

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radio book, book radio

When you look at the creative bleeding edge things people are doing with user interface design you have to wonder why we can’t hire someone like this to design our OPACs. [thanks adam] Our final concept, the “book radio,” takes … Continue reading

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The National Library of Cabinet Magazine

Desert Project: Cabinet National Library. Trust me, you’ll enjoy it. Here’s a link where you can read a little more about it. [thanks iboy]

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