In the Digital Library project student projects are represented with physical objects in a shelf.
The objects are equipped with electronic (RFID) labels.
Placed on the "smart desk" inside the library, the label ID is
scanned by an inbuilt antenna and the respective project description is
shown automatically on the attached display.
By simply placing the tangible physical objects onto the "smart desk" the system allows easy queries
without any complex human-computer-interactions.
The system was presented at the
ISNM OpenHouse'2004 event on July 30st 2004 at the MediaDocks in Lübeck.
The following student projects are currently contained in the archive: