Optimizing the User Experience in a Rapid Development Framework: Final Project Report, February 2010

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This report discusses a research project conducted by the UNT Libraries. The UNT Libraries received a National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for a two-year study to redesign the interface to The Portal to Texas History, a digital library program at the UNT Libraries. This report opens with background information for the project, describes the project's methods and working model, guides the reader through the project's three phases and associated feedback from the review process, and presents the revised model for application development. The report closes with measures of the project's success as well as reflections on the experience gained and its value for future digital library application development projects.

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Creation Date: February 2010
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Hartman, Cathy Nelson

University of North Texas; Principal Investigator

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Murray, Kathleen R.

University of North Texas

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  • Creation: February 2010
Description:

This report discusses a research project conducted by the UNT Libraries. The UNT Libraries received a National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for a two-year study to redesign the interface to The Portal to Texas History, a digital library program at the UNT Libraries. This report opens with background information for the project, describes the project's methods and working model, guides the reader through the project's three phases and associated feedback from the review process, and presents the revised model for application development. The report closes with measures of the project's success as well as reflections on the experience gained and its value for future digital library application development projects.

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Department: Libraries
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37 p.

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Keyword(s): The Portal to Texas History | genealogists | digital collections | user assessments
Added Title: Application Development Model for a Digital Library: Redesigning The Portal to Texas History
Series Title: IOGENE Project
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Scholarly Works
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  • GRANTNO: LG-06-07-0040-07
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc32974
Resource Type: Report
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