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Qualitative Research Guide: Usability

Online and collection-based resources to aid in conducting, finding, using, synthesizing, and teaching qualitative research in the health sciences.

What are Usability Studies?

According to the Nielsen Norman group Usability 101: "Usability is a quality attribute that assesses how easy user interfaces are to use. The word "usability" also refers to methods for improving ease-of-use during the design process."

Books about Usability

The following books are available as ebooks through the UCSF Library unless otherwise noted

Resources on Usability

Usability in the Literature

This RSS feed contains the latest 5 articles for the Pubmed search: ("usability testing") OR ("User-Centered Design"[Mesh])

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