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    • Accessing online articles usability test - June 2015 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      On June 23, 2015, Emily Daly and Hollie White conducted usability testing in the lobby of Perkins Library. We interviewed six participants between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The test piloted and modified a week prior with a DUL ...
    • Ask a Librarian usability test - March 2016 

      Daly, Emily; Hiles, Hannah (2016-04-06)
      Emily Daly and Hannah Hiles, field experience student in the Assessment & User Experience Department, conducted a usability test on the Duke University Libraries current “Ask a Librarian” webpage and on the newly designed ...
    • Best Bets usability test - June 2015 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      On June 17, 2015, Emily Daly conducted usability testing in the lobby of Perkins Library. Six participants were interviewed between noon and 1:30 p.m. A pilot was conducted earlier in the day with an ADS student worker. ...
    • Default search / research guides usability test - March 2014 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Bendte Fagge conducted usability testing of the default search functionality (referred to as the “gear” in this report) and locating research guides on the Duke Libraries website. The test was held outside ...
    • Discovery service research report - August 2013 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      Duke University Libraries conducted an extensive review of discovery service products during 2010 and presented Summon on the library site as an articles search in March 2011. The current group is charged with reviewing ...
    • Duke Libraries 2015 Enrolled Student Survey: Responses and Peer Library Comparisons - January 2017 

      Daly, Emily (2017-01-09)
      In February and March of 2015, 769 Duke undergraduate students responded to the 2015 COFHE Enrolled Student Survey, and among those respondents, 681 students responded to the question on library resources. The survey was ...
    • Effect of different jump distributions on the dynamics of jump processes 

      Daly, E; Porporato, A (Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, 2010-06-28)
      The paper investigates stochastic processes forced by independent and identically distributed jumps occurring according to a Poisson process. The impact of different distributions of the jump amplitudes are analyzed for ...
    • Just Ask Them! Designing Services and Spaces on the Foundation of Student Feedback 

      Daly, Emily; Chapman, Joyce; Crichlow, Thomas (2017)
    • Lilly Library's homepage usability test - April 2015 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      On April 20, 2015, Emily Daly and Jaci Wilkinson conducted usability testing in the lobby of Lilly Library. Seven participants were interviewed between 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. A pilot was conducted the week prior with an ADS ...
    • Local kinetic interpretation of entropy production through reversed diffusion. 

      Cassiani, M; Daly, E; Kramer, PR; Mattingly, Jonathan Christopher; Porporato, A (Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys, 2011-10)
      The time reversal of stochastic diffusion processes is revisited with emphasis on the physical meaning of the time-reversed drift and the noise prescription in the case of multiplicative noise. The local kinematics and mechanics ...
    • Prayer and Meditation Room Survey - Nov. 2016 

      Riegel, Julie; Daly, Emily (2016-11-14)
      Between the dates of October 3rd and November 3rd 2016, Julie Riegel and Suffana Humaira conducted user survey on the Prayer and Meditation Room in Perkins Library by emailing a survey to the Duke Muslim Student Association ...
    • Research databases page usability test - August 2016 

      Chadwick, Gordon; Daly, Emily (2016-08-12)
      During the summer of 2016, Duke University Libraries staff began a project to update the way that research databases are displayed on the library website. The new research databases page is a customized version of the default ...
    • Research Guide Usability Study-October, 2016 

      Riegel, Julie; Daly, Emily (2017-02-06)
      On Tuesday, October 25, 2016, from 3:00-4:00pm, Emily Daly and Julie Riegel conducted an A/B usability test on the Duke Research Guide page (http://library.duke.edu/research/guides). By comparing Duke’s page to Northwestern’s ...
    • Research strategies & homepage tasks usability test - May 2014 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      Thomas Crichlow and Bendte Fagge conducted a brief user interview on research strategies and usability testing of the functionality of the Duke Libraries homepage. The test was held outside of the Von der Heyden Pavilion ...
    • Tool for Books & More Bento box usability test - April 2014 

      Daly, Emily (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Bendte Fagge conducted usability testing that compared books and media search results using the Books & More tab in the search box on the Duke Libraries homepage against Summon scoped to catalog results. The ...
    • Usage analysis of tier 2 public computers: Perkins & Bostock libraries first floor - May 2016 

      Chapman, Joyce; Daly, Emily (2016-06-27)
      A spring 2016 report about public computer usage on the first floor of Perkins and Bostock libraries. This report includes data from survey questions, an observational study, and transaction logs. The report also includes ...