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Welcome to the Collaborative Information Universe at IU!

Visit and participate in an universe of virtual worlds that provide collaborative spaces for teaching and research at IU.

  • Just download the free iUni 3-D browser from http://iuni.slis.indiana.edu/resources.html.
  • Install it by double clicking the iuni-3.2.exe file.
  • Launch the browser by double-clicking on the iUni icon on your desktop.
  • Enter as a tourist and select one of our worlds on the left panel of the iUni browser.
iUni - Information Universe
Explore different learning environments such as a Natural Disaster Area, a Science House, a Quest Atlantis portal to different theme parks for kids, an Art Cafe, and a Virtual Collaboration area. 
iScape - Information Landscape
A world dedicated to the analysis and visual display of information for teaching and research purposes. 
i-Palace - Memory Palace
Visit the shared resource space of online documents for faculty and students at the School of Library and Information Science at Indiana University that attempts to become a truely collaborative 'Memory Palace'.
i-Garden - Mirror Garden
This world visualizes user interaction data (e.g., navigation, manipulation, chatting, and Web access) collected in the i-Palace world. This 'Twin-World' approach aims to guide users, to augment the design and evaluation of virtual worlds, and to provide a tool to research virtual worlds and their evolving user communities. 
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Last Updated: Aug 06 2004
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