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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.

Lamont Staff Meet the SUR40


Martin Schreiner,  Head of Maps, Media, Data, and Government Information; Paul Worster,  Multimedia Librarian; Joseph Garver, Librarian for Research Services and Collection Development; Susan Gilroy, Librarian for Undergraduate Programs for Writing; and Kathleen Sheehan, Research Librarian investigate Lamont’s new surface table… Read more about Lamont Staff Meet the SUR40

Usability Testing to Begin in Cabot Library in April

Usability testing will begin shortly in Cabot Science Library. Students interested in being part of this study should check back to this site. We will be posting more information regarding schedule and incentives. It will be a fun way to learn about the Harvard Library's latest multimedia project!

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.