Top 10 Academic Library Websites 2013

Here are my favorite library websites for 2013.  I expected this year’s sites to be: Googleable  – I wanted to be able to access library resources and services from anywhere. Searchable – I wanted to be able to search for anything in a single search box.  I did not want to have to navigate lots of menus to…

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Many libraries, many users: how research libraries solve UX problems

I used to work at a small college library, but this past summer moved to a position at a large research university.   And while the library collections at my new institution are unsurpassed, our very wealth of resources present some interesting usability challenges: Many libraries: my institution has over 70 libraries, many of them highly…

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