Research Results: Website Information Architecture testing

User Experience Project ID: UX-2846, Analyze Tree-Test Results Purpose: Assess usability and clarity of proposed website top level reorganization Stakeholders: UVA Library staff and users Testing dates: 11/13/17 – 11/14/17 Participants: 29 UVA undergraduates (paid) Methodology Enrolled undergraduates were solicited … Continue reading

Research Results: Graduate Students and Their Needs

User Experience Project ID: UX-2368, Facilitate two focus groups with graduate students Purpose: Investigate sources of dissatisfaction among graduate students Stakeholders: Academic Engagement, Administration & Planning, Collections, Access & Discovery and other Library areas Focus group dates: 11/29/17, 11/30/17 Participants: … Continue reading

Research Results: What Undergraduate Students Want from a Library Makerspace in Clemons

User Experience Project ID: UX-1905, Focus group of undergraduate students to get feedback on the future Library Makerspace Purpose: Assess general themes and issues relating to creating a creative space in the Library Stakeholders: Library Services and Spaces Test dates: 4/7/17; 4/14/17; 4/18/17 … Continue reading

Research Results: Dataset Deposit and Search in Libra

User Experience Project ID: UX-514 and UX-570, Complete user testing and analysis for Dataverse Deposit and Search functions in Libra, the online archive for University of Virginia scholarship Purpose: Assess usability and clarity of the data deposit process and search function in … Continue reading