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Usability Testing Completed at Cabot Library

A total of 29 user usability tests were just completed on the Cabot Library surface table under the direction of Dr. Rong Tang, Director of the Simmons GSLIS Usability Lab.  Congratulations to Mike Corbett, Xin He and Lindsey Danis for a job well done. Special thanks to Michael Leach for managing to organize the student particpants on such short notice. The sessions included 24 undergraduate and 5 nonundergraduate and focused primarily on the Library Explorer application. Members of the Harvard Library UX will be meeting with Rong to review options for data analysis Read more about Usability Testing Completed at Cabot Library

Working With the Brown Graphics Group on Library Explorer

Chris Erdmann, Head Librarian of Wolbach Library and Dan Gregson of HUIT spent the day working with developers from the Brown Graphics Group on last minute updates to the Library Explorer software. Usability testing begins this Saturday.

Preparation for Usability Testing on the SUR40

Professor Rong Tang, Director of the GSLIS Usability Lab at Simmons College and staff prepare for a series of usability tests featuring Brown University's Library Explorer application on the SUR40.

Working With Images in Library Explorer on the SUR40

We have started loading test images into Library Explorer on the Cabot Library SUR40. The quality and amount of detail available on larger file size pix is simply amazing. See sample images posted.