CDLINFO News: User Experience Design

Ever wonder what your users are up to? So do we!

April 24, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

Want to chat about users and usability? Contact CDL staff.

CDL Survey Software License to Expire – Campus Action May Be Required

August 8, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

CDL’s license to the Websurveyor survey software expires on Oct. 1, 2007 and will not be renewed. The UC campuses currently running surveys will need to complete or migrate their surveys to new software by September 15, 2007.

CDL recruiting for User Experience Design Manager

June 7, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) invites applications for the position of User Experience Design Manager.

Melvyl Accessibility Testing

June 6, 2007  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

As part of our quality assurance process in the upgrade of Melvyl from ALEPH v.15 to ALEPH v.16, CDL requested the UCLA’s Disabilities and Computing Program to provide an accessibility audit of the Melvyl site. Many aspects of the Request site were also included in the review. The final report is now available.

Findings and Recommendations from the CDL Spring 2006 Assessment Project

April 26, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

A full report of the findings and recommendations from the CDL Spring 2006 assessment project, entitled “Communication and Collaboration: Priorities and Perspectives on the UC Libraries-CDL Partnership” has been released and is available at:
http://www.cdlib.org/inside/assess/evaluation_activities/docs/2007/cdl_spring2006.pdf

UC-eLinks UCSD Assessment Report

April 26, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

On behalf of Head of Public Services (HOPS) and the UC-eLinks project team, CDL’s assessment unit traveled to UCSD to assess a prototype version of the UC-eLinks window.  The main purpose of this assessment was to determine if the changes made to the UC-eLinks user interface improved the usability of the interface.

Welcome to CDLINFO!

March 30, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

Welcome to the new and improved CDLINFO. Written primarily for University of California librarians and staff, this electronic newsletter provides updates about California Digital Library projects, initiatives, and newly available … More

Assessment Reports Now Available

August 26, 2004  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

How do our users conduct their research? What tools do they currently use and what are they lacking? What tools do librarians and teachers find their users want? Interviews were … More

Take Our Survey! Give us Feedback – Deadline Extended

January 8, 2004  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

In September 2003, the CDL launched two new web sites: the CDL “brochure” site, intended to provide general information about the CDL to a broad public audience, and “Inside CDL,” … More

Take Our Survey! Give us Feedback!

December 11, 2003  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

In September 2003, the CDL launched two new web sites: the CDL “brochure” site, intended to provide general information about the CDL to a broad public audience, and “Inside CDL,” … More