Visual Research tools

Visual research tools

Digital Benin makes research, materials and developments on the platform visible here. Interactions within these visual research tools provide a distant view and the possibility to dive deeper into the assembled materials on the platform.

Network explorer

Explore the people, institutions, and companies which researchers found in the archival and photographic documents that were shared with Digital Benin. These people, institutions, or companies may have created documents, been mentioned within them or be the target for them.

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Paper trails

Explore the trails of different objects in the archival documents and photographs shared with Digital Benin. Where researchers have been able to find specific objects, or object groups, these can be seen over time in this tool. The larger the circle, the more mentions identified.

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