Category:Library and Information Studies
Table Of Contents: Volume 21 Issue 4 - Special Issue: Digital Library Usability Studies
Discusses the goals of RDA: resource description and access.
By reporting the experience gained in the development of a digital image library in the academic environment, this paper aims at providing perspective developers with…
Sustainable design for multiple audiences: The usability study and iterative redesign of the Documenting the American South digital libraryLisa R. Norberg, Kim Vassiliadis, Jean Ferguson, Natasha Smith
To demonstrate the value in conducting a usability study and following an iterative design process to create a more user‐centered and sustainable digital library.
To describe lessons learned about the process of designing effective tasks for digital library user tests.
Usability of digital libraries: A study based on the areas of information science and human‐computer‐interactionSueli Mara Ferreira, Denise Nunes Pithan
The conception, planning and implementation of digital libraries, in any area of knowledge, demand innumerable studies in order to verify and guarantee their adequacy to…
The flight plan of a digital initiatives project, part 2: Usability testing in the context of user‐centered designHolley Long, Kathryn Lage, Christopher Cronin
To provide the results of research to evaluate the usability of a University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries digital initiatives project that provides online access to…