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Usability testing : a practical guide for librarians

Author: Rebecca Blakiston
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
Series: Practical Guides for Librarians series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Do you want to improve the usability of your library website, but feel that it is too difficult, time-consuming, or expensive? Usability Testing: A Practical Guide for Librarians will teach you how to make the case for usability testing, define your audience and their goals, select a usability testing method appropriate for your particular context, plan for an in-house usability test, conduct an effective in-house  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Blakiston, Rebecca, 1983-
Usability testing
(DLC) 2014024454
(OCoLC)890799075
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Blakiston
ISBN: 9781442229006 1442229004
OCLC Number: 892430161
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Why usability testing matters --
Conducting your own usability testing --
Identifying your audience and their tasks --
Selecting a method --
Planning a usability test --
Conducting a usability test --
Analyzing your findings and making improvements --
Ongoing usability testing --
Keeping up the momentum.
Series Title: Practical Guides for Librarians series.
Responsibility: Rebecca Blakiston.

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Do you want to improve the usability of your library website, but feel that it is too difficult, time-consuming, or expensive? Usability Testing: A Practical Guide for Librarians will teach you how to make the case for usability testing, define your audience and their goals, select a usability testing method appropriate for your particular context, plan for an in-house usability test, conduct an effective in-house usability test, analyze usability test results, and create and implement a plan for ongoing, systematic usability testing. Step-by-step instructions, along with a myriad of examples,

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