Category Archives: Universities

ACRL 2013: UXD Ubiquity

I attended my first ACRL (Association of College and Research Libraries) conference last week.  In addition to being an amazing experience, it was quite eye-opening:  there were several presentation sessions related to usability, assessment, and user experience design in library … Continue reading

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Course Management Systems: A Growing Usability Frontier

I’ve been thinking about the evolution of course management systems, specifically with regard to their usability and design.  As an undergrad, I used WebCT and Moodle.  Neither were great. WebCT was pretty basic and limited in its functionality, while Moodle … Continue reading

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ALAO 2012 Session: Boopsie Mobile App Usability Studies

As the title of this post suggests, I attended a session at this year’s ALAO conference titled Bridging the Gap with Boopsie: How a Mobile App Can Help Keep Your Students Connected.  The session was presented by librarians from Cedarville … Continue reading

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Starting Off

I have created this blog in the hope of bringing more awareness to the concept of integrating user experience design (UXD) into library and business services, technologies, policies, and infrastructures. For newbies, UXD is broadly defined and understood as “an … Continue reading

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