Browse University Library by Subject "Usability Studies"
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(2011-06)Many mobile map-based guidance systems heavily feature architecturally designed CAD maps for building guidance. While this is a logical first step, it would also seem to be only a starting place and not the preferred interface ...
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(Taylor and Francis, 2009)Library Web sites must compete against easy-to-use sites, such as Google Scholar, Google Books, and Wikipedia, for students' time and attention. Library Web sites must therefore be designed with aesthetics and user perceptions ...
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Using Tags to Improve Findability in Library OPACs: A Usability Study of LibraryThing for Libraries (2011-05-04)Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH), one of the standard descriptive languages used in library catalogs, are often criticized for their lack of currency, biased language, and atypical syndetic structure. Conversely, ...
(2008-10)This paper shares the results of a usability study comparing two versions of a music library's website. Users were given tasks to complete and asked to think out loud while attempting the tasks.
application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.presentationml.presentationMicrosoft PowerPoint 2007 (771kB)