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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 ...
    • Bento results interface usability test - July 2014 

      Sloat, Ian (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Ian Sloat conducted usability testing on the functionality of the Bento results interface. The test was conducted at the temporary main entrance of Perkins Library on July 18, 2014 from 1:30 – 3:00 pm. The ...
    • Bento search usability test - September 2014 

      Chapman, Joyce (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Joyce Chapman conducted a second round of usability testing on the Bento web interface in the Perkins lobby on September 11, 2014 from 11:00am-12:30pm. A pilot test was conducted on September 10, 2014 with ...
    • Bento Usability Test- December 2016 

      Riegel, Julie (2017-02-06)
      On Monday, November 28, from 10:00am to 11:00am, Thomas Crichlow and Julie Riegel conducted an A/B test to on the Duke University Library’s (DUL) Bento search tool (https://library.duke.edu/). By comparing Duke’s site to ...
    • 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. ...
    • Booking project rooms in The Edge usability test - September 2015 

      Boettcher, Emma (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Emma Boettcher conducted usability testing on The Edge project room reservation system (for short-term use) in the Perkins lobby on September 2, 2015 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm. The test consisted of a short ...
    • Borrowing Page Usability Test Report - May 2017 

      Martin, Julie; Crichlow, Thomas (2017-05-15)
      Thomas Crichlow and Julie Martin, graduate research assistant in the Assessment & User Experience Department, conducted a usability test on the Duke University Libraries current Borrowing webpage on April 27, 2017 from 2:00 ...
    • Catalog refining searches usability test - December 2018 

      Goray, Cami; Black, Erin (2018-12-05)
      This study was conducted to test how users refined their searches as well as how they started new searches from an existing search in the Duke University Libraries catalog. In addition, it explored user conceptualizations ...
    • Chappell Family Gallery Exhibit Usability Test - June 2016 

      Crichlow, Thomas (2016-06-22)
      Emily Daly and Thomas Crichlow conducted a usability test of the Duke University Chapel exhibit displayed in the Chappell Family Gallery on May 20, 2016. The test was conducted to learn how people interact with the exhibit. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Digital Collections usability test - October 2015 

      Boettcher, Emma (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Emma Boettcher conducted usability testing on the W. Duke & Sons Digital Collection in the Perkins lobby on October 7, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. A pilot was conducted with a graduate student the previous ...
    • Duke catalog masthead usability test - November 2018 

      Black, Erin; Goray, Cami (2018-11-12)
      This study was conducted to test the overall usability of the masthead for the new Duke University Libraries catalog, explore user conceptualizations of the catalog, evaluate user navigation paths, and provide recommendations ...
    • Duke Digital Repository Usability Test - July 2018 

      Le-Huu Pineault, Anne; Yuan, Yu (2018-07)
      This study was conducted to test the overall usability of the Duke Digital Repository application, evaluate its main features and provide recommendations for future improvements and testing. It was developed by Moira Downey ...
    • Duke Images LibGuide usability test - August 2016 

      Chadwick, Gordon; Crichlow, Thomas (2016-08-12)
      Thomas Crichlow and Gordon Chadwick conducted a think-aloud usability study on August 1, 2016 in the Perkins Library at Duke University. The study tested users’ perceptions of a new LibGuides driven research guide for scholarly ...
    • Duke University Libraries navigation menu usability test - August 2018 

      Le-Huu Pineault, Anne (2018-08-02)
      This study was conducted to test the overall usability of the Duke University Libraries website’s global navigation menu, evaluate its effectiveness and provide recommendations for future improvements and testing. The study ...
    • eBooks usability test - June 2014 

      Sloat, Ian (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Ian Sloat conducted usability testing on the functionality of the eBooks . The test was conducted at the temporary main entrance of Perkins library on June 16, 2014 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm. A pilot was conducted ...
    • Edge room reservations - March 2015 

      Chapman, Joyce (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Joyce Chapman conducted usability testing on the Edge project room reservation system (for short-term use) in the Perkins lobby on March 20, 2015, from 11:30am-1:00pm. The test consisted of a short set of ...
    • Get It @ Duke usability test - February 2014 

      Fagge, Bendte (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly, Bendte Fagge, and Candy Guevarra conducted usability testing on the functionality of the “get it@Duke” interface. The test was held outside of the Von der Heyden Pavilion on February 7, 2014 from 10:00 – 11:45am. ...
    • Get It @Duke sidebar usability test - June 2014 

      Sloat, Ian (2015-11-10)
      Emily Daly and Ian Sloat conducted usability testing on the functionality of the ‘Get it @Duke’ sidebar. The test was conducted at the temporary main entrance of Perkins library on June 9, 2014 from 11:30am-1:00pm. A pilot ...