LibUX reviews GoToMeeting and WebEx as tools for user testing. Is a product that is functional a good product? Most of us have encountered products that do the job but are cumbersome to use. User experience (UX) research aims to understand if a product is usable, but also whether the process was engaging and enjoyable. […]
Now that the new Ancient World Digital Library site is live, we are working to add new content as quickly as ISAW is delivering it to us. The latest effort along those lines is a series of books from the American Society of Papyrologists. Please read ISAW’s description of this important collection. We’ll be adding more books from this provider, along with other collections, on a regular basis.
Take a look at the new databases we acquired in September 2015:
The DSS team recently completed our annual report for 2014-2015 and wanted to share a recap. As a still-new department (in only our second full year) we continue to expand, explore, and test new services. We also like to respond to new opportunities. This past year provided good examples on all those fronts.
The Libraries’ latest Strategic Plan places great emphasis on the experience of users of our physical and virtual collections, services and spaces. These include access issues related to physical and virtual library collections, services and spaces. A common point of entry to information in and about the Libraries is our website, which has not undergone a significant redesign since […]
A look at some of the tools and methods the UX Team employs to gather, analyze, and present user feedback. Gathering and Analyzing Data Thousands of students, faculty, staff, and researchers around the world use NYU Libraries’ website daily. Web analytics and electronic surveys enable us to gather significant qualitative and quantitative user data and feedback, […]
We are excited to announce a new addition to the UX department. Maithilee Nargundkar is joining us as a Quantitative User Experience Specialist this fall. Maithilee is currently pursuing her master’s in Social & Consumer Psychology at NYU. With her quantitative analytical experience and psychology training she brings a new perspective and value to […]