USABILITY RELATED INFORMATION

 

Articles and Resources specific to Usability

 

Chi, E. H., Pirolli, P.and Pitkow, J. (2000). The scent of a site: 
a system for analyzing and predicting information scent, usage, and usability
 of a web site. ACM CHI 2000 Conference Proceedings, pp. 161-168.
 

Frokjaer, E., Hertzum, M., and Hornbaek, K. (2000). Measuring usability: 
are effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction really correlated? 
ACM CHI 2000 Conference Proceedings, pp. 345-352.

Hartson, H. R., Castillo, J., Kelso, J. and Neale, W. (1996). Remote evaluation: the network as an extension of the usability laboratory. ACM CHI 96 conference proceedings, pp. 228-235.

 

Jeffries, R., Miller,J.R., Wharton, C., and Uyeda, K. (1991). 
User interface evaluation in the real world: a comparison of four techniques. 
Conference Proceedings of the SIGCHI 1991 "CHI '91" Human Factors in 
Computing Systems Conference, "Reaching Through Technology," 
April 27-May 2, 1991, edited by Robertson, S., Olson, G., Olson, J..
 New Orleans, LA, ACM Publishing, New York. Pp. 119-124
 

Levi, M.D. and Conrad, F.G. (1996, July and August). 
A heuristic evaluation of a world wide web prototype. Interactions, pp.51-61.
 

Mauro, Charles (1996, May-June). New York Stock Exchange Reporters 
Trade and Quote Terminal. Interactions, III.3, pp. 18-24.
 

Milligan, C. and Murdock, M. (1996, September and October). 
Testing with kids and teens at Iomega. Interactions, pp.51-57.
 

Sullivan, Kent (1996). The Windows 95 User Interface: 
a case study in usability engineering. ACM CHI 96 conference proceedings,
 pp. 473-480. 
 
Web Sites Related to Usability
 
Usability Methods Toolbox
James Hom
http://www.best.com/~jthom/usability/usahome.htm
 
Use of Questionnaire Methods for Usability Assessment
SUMI Questionnaire
J. Kirakowski
http://www.ucc.ie/hfrg/questionnaires/sumi/index.html
 
Testing Methods and Tools
Guide to Usability and Software Engineering (GUSE) from University of
Maryland
http://www.otal.umd.edu/guse/testing.html
 
Heuristic Evaluations from Nielsen
http://www.useit.com/papers/heuristic/
 
Usability Testing from SoftMedia Artisans
http://www.smartisans.com/usability_testing.htm
 
Usability Resources from the National Cancer Institute
http://usability.gov
 
 
Usability First
http://www.usabilityfirst.com
 
Indiana University information on Usability
http://www.indiana.edu/~usable/resources_websites.htm
 
Usability Writeups
http://www2.awl.com/cseng/titles/0-201-69497-2/website/projects/project19a.html
 
Discussion of Guidelines for User Observation
http://www2.awl.com/cseng/titles/0-201-69497-2/website/projects/project19d.html
 
How to Structure Reports on Experiments in Human-Computer Interaction
http://www2.awl.com/cseng/titles/0-201-69497-2/website/projects/project18g.html