Exterior of the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University. Photo by zimmerliartmuseum | The Daily Targum
Exterior of the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University. Photo by zimmerliartmuseum | The Daily Targum

U. professor creates accessible digital map of Zimmerli Art Museum

The Zimmerli Art Museum has been digitally mapped by a University professor, his team and the Zimmerli staff to increase accessibility for people with disabilities.


Beginning in August, Jie Gong, an associate professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, created a digital map of the Zimmerli Art Museum building with his team of students and the Zimmerli staff.

Gong said in a press release that digital maps of the museum can provide online, immersive simulations of exhibitions and increase accessibility for visitors with disabilities. Read more…


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