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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 16-274

Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Chief Information Officer

Website Records, 2015

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Chief Information Officer
Title: Website Records
Dates: 2015
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Collection: Accession 16-274
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian X 3D" website as it existed on December 18, 2015. The website launches a set of use cases which apply various three-dimensional capture methods to iconic collection objects as well as scientific missions, indicating that this new technology has the potential not only to support the Smithsonian mission, but to transform museum core functions. The website includes information about the use of three-dimensional technology to document iconic collection objects and scientific missions as well as the use of three-dimensional models in the classroom and the 2013 Smithsonian X 3D conference. This accession does not include models or tours and, due to technical difficulties, some video may not function properly. Materials are in electronic format.

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This accession consists of the "Smithsonian X 3D" website as it existed on December 18, 2015. The website launches a set of use cases which apply various three-dimensional capture methods to iconic collection objects as well as scientific missions, indicating that this new technology has the potential not only to support the Smithsonian mission, but to transform museum core functions. The website includes information about the use of three-dimensional technology to document iconic collection objects and scientific missions as well as the use of three-dimensional models in the classroom and the 2013 Smithsonian X 3D conference. This accession does not include models or tours and, due to technical difficulties, some video may not function properly. Materials are in electronic format.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-274, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Chief Information Officer, Website Records

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Electronic Records

"Smithsonian X 3D" website, crawled December 18, 2015

Electronic Records