Please join us for a final presentation by our 2021 UX Intern cohort from the University of Michigan School of Information. Despite the challenges of a virtual internship during a global pandemic, our three interns – Peggy Du, Annika Gidley, and Mariele Ventrice – were able to engage in amazing work including:
Conducting a card sort investigating the library.harvard navigation
Accessibility review of HOLLIS
Interviews with Ivies+ library staff about UX search strategies, including bento box versus traditional presentations
Join us for URC - Recent Library UX Research presented by Amy Deschenes, Head of UX and Digital Accessibility, Harvard Library.
At this session learn about research conducted by the URC in Spring 2021. We’ll include reports on interviews with students about digital reserves, results from a student survey on ebook usage during the pandemic, user feedback on SHARE, and more.
Join us for Screen Reader Comparison presented by Danielle Lavoie, URC Lab Manager, Harvard Library, and Amy Deschenes, Head of UX and Digital Accessibility, Harvard Library.
Details: Interested in using a screen reader to check your digital content’s accessibility? In this session you will learn: • The basics of screen reader usage for assistive technology • How to review your digital content with free screen reader software • The differences between VoiceOver (macOS) and NVDA (Windows) when interpreting digital...
Join us for Advanced Qualtrics - Data & Reports presented by Amy Deschenes, Head of UX and Digital Accessibility, Harvard Library.
Want to level-up your Qualtrics skills? Sick of downloading data to Excel? Come hear about how the URC uses Qualtrics features to analyze and share data. We’ll share how to add tags to your data, manage automatically generated results, and build your own reports.
Join us for When and How to Run a Usability Test presented by Zoraida Cabrera-Mieles, UX Researcher/Designer, Harvard Web Publishing.
Usability tests can often feel overly-complex, time-consuming, and expensive. But they don’t have to be! In this talk, we’ll demystify strategies for planning and executing usability tests. We’ll approach common questions, such as:
Join us for On to the Next Iteration: The Case of the HUIT Flagship Website Redesign presented by Neal Adolph Akatsuka, Communications Offer, HUIT, HPAC.
A website redesign offers the exciting opportunity to dedicate resources—chief among them, your time and attention—to reevaluating the needs and goals of users and stakeholders, and to envisioning the future of the user experience of a brand and its resources. However, a redesign can also entail the inheritance of an ongoing project with its own vision, timeline, and budgeted set of priorities. By reflecting...