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

Disney History Institute Podcast 2019-01-15
Ward Kimball and the Early Days of the Disney Studio

Ward Kimball and the Early Days of the Disney Studio

Part 2

Ward Kimball (subject)

Last added

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

The Lilly Belle goes to Disneyland

Walt Disney (subject)

Featured entry

Hollywood U.S.A. 1949-06

Paula Stone interviews Walt Disney

Walt Disney (interviewee)

Entry of the day

The DIS Unplugged 2011-10-14
Mary Sklar Interview

Mary Sklar Interview

by Dave Parfitt

Marty Sklar (interviewee)

Featured book

Larry Watkin: A Memoir of an American Man of Letters
Larry Watkin
Pulp Hero Press
show book

How to search DIX

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

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 1041
Person roles 51
Sources 456
Audio 1045
Video 137
Text 2407
Total entries 3816