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Thursday, August 15 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
SESSION 205 - Exploring the User Experience with Digital Primary Sources

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As archives increasingly use the web to provide access to holdings, it is critical to identify and continually update our knowledge of user needs and behaviors. This session focuses on user needs and how usability assessment can help us evaluate the extent to which our online interfaces and tools are meeting the needs of target audiences. Panelists discuss recent studies with various methodologies and share findings related to the user experience with online primary sources.


Sherri Berger

Product Manager for Special Collections, California Digital Library
Sherri Berger is Product Manager for Special Collections at the California Digital Library. She leads and participates in collaborative projects that provide greater access to digital collections throughout California.

Rachael Hu

User Experience Manager, University of California, Office of the President
Rachael Hu serves as the User Experience Design Manager at the California Digital Library. She manages a team of UX designers and content strategist that facilitates the discovery and design process for online services and tools produced by CDL.
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Roger Schonfeld

Director, Libraries, Scholarly Communication, and Museums, Ithaka S+R
Roger is program director at Ithaka S+R. There, he leads strategic consulting, surveys, and other research projects, designed for academic libraries, publishers, and scholarly societies. He is also a board member for the Center for Research Libraries. Previously, Roger was a research... Read More →

Donghee Sinn

assistant professor, University at Albany
Donghee Sinn is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Information Studies, University at Albany (State University of New York). She specializes in Archives and Records Management, and her research interests focus particularly on the archival research in relation with personal... Read More →

Thursday August 15, 2013 1:30pm - 3:00pm CDT
Grand Salon 9/12

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