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UKOLN is based at the University of Bath.

History of the University of Bath Home Page

This page provides access to an experimental visualist of the history of the University of Bath home page. The data has been colected from the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine The interface is based on the PicLens service.

Start Display

Selecting the following link will start the visualisation of the above images.

Note that if you install the Piclens extension (available for the Firefox and Internet Explorer browsers) you will get an 3D view of the pages.


Please note that a video and accompanying audio commentary on the history of the University of Bath home page is available.

The video is also available on YouTube and is embedded below:


Please note that a PowerPoint file containing these screen shots is also available. The slides are also available on the Authorstream repository service. These alternatives may be useful if the above visualisation does not work on your browser (note that JavaScript support and a specific version of Flash is needed to display the visualisation).

In addition a rolling display of the HTML version of the pages using the data on the Internet Archive is also available: