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Designing for Digital is a two-day conference packed with intensive, hands-on workshops and informative sessions meant to help educate and expose library and information professionals to colleagues working on user experience, discovery, design and usability projects inside and outside of libraries, drawing expertise from the tech and education communities, as well as from peers.

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Wednesday, February 25 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Designing for Users First: Creating the User-Centered Library

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Looking to transform your library and your services to be more responsive, effective and user-centered? Interested in revitalizing your own practice? Want to have more fun at work? Librarians transitioning into user experience (UX) work as well as those wishing to strategically integrate UX thinking into library operations will benefit from this interactive workshop. This session will define UX design within the context of librarianship to establish groundwork for UX-based thinking and decision-making in professional practice. Attendees will be presented with concrete strategies for identifying, implementing, and evaluating user-driven changes to improve physical and virtual services. At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will take away a UX roadmap customized to their own institutional use case. 

This is part of the Designing for Digital Conference.  Learn more at www.designingfordigital.com.

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Courtney Greene McDonald

Head of Discovery & Research Services, Indiana University
Courtney Greene McDonald is Head of the Discovery & Research Services department at the Indiana University Bloomington Libraries. She has presented and written on a variety of topics, most recently on discovery tools and user experience on mobile services for libraries, including co-authoring a book, The Anywhere Library: A Primer for the Mobile Web. Most recently, Courtney authored Putting the User First: 30 Strategies for Transforming... Read More →


Wednesday February 25, 2015 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Salon E

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