DIX project - Collecting and indexing sources from the Disney universe

The Disney resource index (DIX) contains references to and excerpts from documents, articles, lectures, interviews etc. with relations to the Disney realm. Resources from the DIX database may be filtered by various parameters like persons roles (e.g. imagineer or animator), specific persons (eg. Marc Davis or Tony Baxter) or keywords (eg. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad or Disneyland Paris).

Newest entry

Tomorrow Society podcast 2017-08-14
Ken Kebow on Rolly Crump and The Whimsical Imagineer

Ken Kebow on Rolly Crump and The Whimsical Imagineer

Rolly Crump (subject)

Last added

Newsweek Magazine 1955-04-18
A Wonderful World

A Wonderful World

Growing Impact Of The Disney Art

Featured entry

Hollywood U.S.A. 1949-06
Paula Stone interviews Walt Disney

Paula Stone interviews Walt Disney

Walt Disney (interviewee)

Entry of the day

Pressbook/Press kit 1960
Toby Tyler, or 10 weeks with a circus

Toby Tyler, or 10 weeks with a circus

Exhibitor manual

Featured book

Main Street Windows: A Complete Guide to Disney's Whimsical Tributes
Jeff Heimbuch
2014
Orchard Hill Press
show book

How to search DIX

All DIX contents are accessible via the 'Resource database' menu and it's sub-menus.
Search database
Search resource items using various filters like person, keywords, etc.
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Persons
List of persons with matching items in the DIX database.
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Sources
List of sources for DIX contents with links and descriptions.
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Disney lectures

Lectures
In 1936 shortly after he received Walt Disney's famous letter discussing plans for an internal artists training program Don Graham started his lectures at the Walt Disney Studios. Transcripts of these lectures are treasures for animators and everyone trying to understand the animation process.
Several lectures were made public by collectors and are referenced by DIX.

Walt's People

Walt's People
We are proud to be able to provide the first complete and public list of all interviews and articles contained in the great book series Walt's People.
Walt's People
Authoritative but accessible, the Walt's People series is the world's best-known, most widely used multi-volume resource about Disney history.

Statistics

Persons 898
Person roles 50
Sources 342
Audio 838
Video 109
Text 2150
Total entries 3183