Accessibility - Tag [unimaps]

UniMaps Update

Published on 29. September 2022
With the new 1.0.7 iOS update of UniMaps, obstacles can now be reported and the look of the navigation has been revised.

UniMaps Update

Published on 4. August 2022
 With the new 1.4.7 Android update of UniMaps, TalkBack support has been improved and some bugs have been fixed.[Weiterlesen]

UniMaps at the ICCHP-AAATE 2022

Published on 20. July 2022
From July 11-15, 2022, ZAB participated in the Joint International Conference on Digital Inclusion, Assistive Technology & Accessibility in Lecco, Italy. Lecco brought together researchers and practitioners in the field of assistive technology and accessibility.

UniMaps iOS release

Published on 21. January 2022

Since the end of 2021, the iOS-version of UniMaps can be downloaded in the AppStore. Barrier-free navigation is now accessible to all students. Due to numerous functions, all different facilities of Bielefeld University can be fully used and students’ lives could be made easier.


UniMaps 1.4.3 Update

Published on 6. July 2021
Version 1.4.3 of the UniMaps Android app was released on 6.7.2021.

In this version, the room search has been revised.  In addition, some bugs have been fixed and the stability of the app has been improved.

UniMaps 1.4.2 Update

Published on 7. June 2021
Version 1.4.2 of the UniMaps Android app was released on 7.6.2021.

In this version, the room search has been revised. With the new category "Nearby" you can be navigated to the nearest toilet, defibrillator or place of learning. In addition, some bugs have been fixed and the stability of the app has been improved.

Video and audioguide regarding UniMaps have been published

Published on 4. May 2021
Regarding UniMaps, a new video as well as a revised audio guide have been published on the ZAB Youtube channel, today. The video and the audio guide take central functions, the operation of the app and the navigation on campus Bielefeld as one's theme. Likewise, further helpful functions for the daily life on campus Bielefeld are presented.[Weiterlesen]

UniMaps as Best Practice on a Berlin congress

Published on 31. January 2020

In January 2020, UniMaps was introduced on the congress 'Hochschule ohne Hindernisse - Aufgaben, Beispiele, Chancen' (university without barriers - tasks, examples, chances) as Best Practice project.


UniMaps presented on ISY-Mastercongress

Published on 28. October 2019

In October 2019, the UniMaps-project 'Automatic Code Generation for a Cross-Platform Indoor Navigation App' was presented as a part of the second ISY-Mastercongress.


Development of IOS with accompanying project

Published on 1. August 2019

In august 2019 the development of an IOS version of UniMaps has started. The app is anticipated to be released in the second half of 2021. The app originates a part of an accompanying project named 'Automatic Code Generation for a Cross-Platform Indoor Navigation App'. 


Release of UniMaps 1.0 in PlayStore

Published on 23. May 2019

On the 23rd of may 2019, Unimaps has left the betaphase is now available in Google PlayStore.


Decision by the rector concerning the UniMaps project

Published on 5. February 2019
Today has been made a decision by the rector on financing the development of Unimaps for three years. The project is under the leading role of the ZAB.


UniMaps datamanagementplan has been published

Published on 14. January 2019
In January 2019 the first version of the UniMaps-datamanagementplan has been designed as part of a project work by Dustin Matzel. The datamanagementplan has been updated every half year, since and can be downloaded from the 'Dokumenten-Pool' (pool of documents): [Weiterlesen]

Public UniMaps beta

Published on 26. June 2018
On June 26th 2018, the first public beta-version of UniMaps has been published in the PlayStore.


Start of developing the UniMaps-project

Published on 1. April 2018
Since the beginning of this month, the UniMaps-project of the ZAB - 'Zentrale Anlaufstelle Barrierefrei' will be further developed by four students as an android-version. [Weiterlesen]

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