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

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune 2019-03-15
Growing Magic

Growing Magic

The Mickey Mouse cornfield story

Jack Lindquist (subject)

Last added

Themed Attraction 2006-10-02
Fear Minus Death = Fun!

Fear Minus Death = Fun!

John Hench (subject)
Eddie Sotto (interviewee)

Featured entry

Hollywood U.S.A. 1949-06

Paula Stone interviews Walt Disney

Walt Disney (interviewee)

Entry of the day

Hollywood Studio Magazine 1986-05,06
The Lilly Belle goes to Disneyland

The Lilly Belle goes to Disneyland

Walt Disney (subject)

Featured book

Walt Disney and Live Action: The Disney Studio's Live-Action Features of the 1950s and 60s
John G. West
Theme Park Press
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How to search DIX

All DIX contents are accessible via the 'Resource database' menu and it's sub-menus.
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Disney 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.


Persons 1076
Person roles 51
Sources 487
Audio 1071
Video 139
Text 2506
Total entries 3963