User Centred Library Websites

Written By Carole George
User Centred Library Websites
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 July 2008
  • ISBN : 1780631901
  • Pages : 244 pages
  • Rating : 2/5 from 1 reviews
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Read or download book entitled User Centred Library Websites written by Carole George which was release on 31 July 2008, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Targeted at Library and Information Science (LIS) professionals, this book concentrates on usability evaluation methods used to design usable and user-centered library websites. Aimed at the practitioner, it is a practical guide to methods that are used to gather information from potential users that shape the design of the website based on an interactive design process. From planning the study to writing the report, this book guides the reader through the process of usability evaluation using examples from the author’s experience with usability evaluation of library interfaces. It describes usability techniques, procedures, report writing, and design changes that lead to a user-centered interface. A concise, practical guide to completing usability evaluation methods with an emphasis on creating user-centered library websites Includes examples that draw on the author’s practical experience with usability evaluation Useful guidelines to creating participant recruitment letters, scripts, thank you notes, and forms illustrated with practical examples

User Centred Library Websites

User Centred Library Websites
  • Author : Carole George
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2008-07-31
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 1780631901
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Summary : Targeted at Library and Information Science (LIS) professionals, this book concentrates on usability evaluation methods used to design usable and user-centered library websites. Aimed at the practitioner, it is a practical guide to methods that are used to gather information from potential users that shape the design of the website ...

User centred Library Websites

User centred Library Websites
  • Author : Carole A. George
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 1780631901
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Summary : This book provides a guide to usability evaluation techniques available when designing a user-centred website. It covers methods that can be used to gather feedback from users of your website at every stage of the development, design or redesign cycle....

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  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 455
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  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2011-08-31
  • Total pages : 472
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  • Release Date : 2016-10-07
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Summary : Integrating LibGuides into Library Websites introduces ideas and options for both newer users and administrators. This book covers responsive, mobile-first web design, and provides overviews and in-depth information for LibGuides authors and administrators. Topics covered include: Introduction: If you’re new to LibGuides, learn the ins and outs as well ...

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  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-05-27
  • Total pages : 224
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Summary : An up-to-date showcase of the innovative and inspiring work that libraries are doing across the world to interact with their users and deliver resources via mobile devices. This brand new edition of the highly successful M-Libraries series brings together cutting-edge international contributions from the leading experts, practitioners and researchers in ...

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  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 290
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  • Release Date : 2003
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-12-10
  • Total pages : 218
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Summary : This book reviews the quality and evolution of academic library services. It revises service trends offered by academic libraries and the challenge of enhancing traditional ones such as: catalogues, repositories and digital collections, learning resources centres, virtual reference services, information literacy and 2.0 tools. Studies the role of the university library ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-05-23
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-09-09
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 1780631901
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2003-07-31
  • Total pages : 504
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-01-23
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 1780631901
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  • Release Date : 2021-01-08
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1780631901
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Summary : Due to the rapid acceleration of industry 4.0, it is more important than ever to understand the impact of technological revolutions on the academic library. This edited collection showcases the effects on how libraries function, manage processes and continue to deliver products and services on a day to day basis....

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  • Release Date : 2012-09-21
  • Total pages : 256
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