Usability Evaluation for The Friends of Crocheron & John Golden Park

About This usability evaluation was conducted by a team of 5 graduate students in a Usability Theory and Practice course at Pratt Institute during the Spring 2022 semester. Our client, the Friends of Crocheron & John Golden Park is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide stewardship over Crocheron & John Golden Park in …

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Flux Factory: A Story of Usability Testing Study

THE PROBLEM Our client: Nat Roe (executive director @ Flux Factory) Who we are: a group of 5 graduate students attending an usability course at Pratt Institute. Problem: choosing which area of Flux Factory’s website to test out. Flux Factory is a mainly not-for-profit arts organization (see Figure 1) aimed at providing emerging artists with …

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Evaluation Story: Mural Map of Canada

The Project This semester, our team executed a remote moderated user testing study to evaluate any obstacles and design challenges confronting mobile users of Mural Routes’ Mural Map of Canada. In all, our study involved six participants who were new to Mural Routes, to best understand the site from the perspective of novice users.  Duration …

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Evaluation Story: Monterey Bay Aquarium

Introduction Monterey Bay Aquarium is an educational and environmental organization located in Monterey, California. While the aquarium is currently closed to visitors due to the pandemic, they have a number of cameras livestreaming certain exhibits to anyone around the world. The livecams are free and open to the public. The aquarium approached the Center for …

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Eye Tracking Study – NYU Langone Health

About Advanced usability analytics for NYU Langone using eye-tracking method. NYU Langone Health is one of the nation’s premier academic medical centers. Located in the heart of Manhattan, with additional facilities throughout the New York City area, NYU Langone is a popular choice for students with insurance health plan. Our study goal is to Evaluate the usability …

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Remote Moderated Usability Evaluation Study with UserZoom

The Project The Archivist Round Table website’s mission is to serve as an advocacy platform to: Raise awareness to the cultural preservation of materials by making things more accessible to the public. Influence court decisions on behalf of archives. Provide avenues for existing and aspiring archivists to share advice and best practices, and further their …

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Evaluation Story: Barnard Digital Collections

THE CHALLENGE I was part of an ambitious project to evaluate the desktop version of the Barnard Digital Collections website (based on user research), address critical issues, and provide recommendations to solve them. THE CLIENT – A POOL OF ARCHIVAL MATERIALS Created in 2014, the Barnard Digital Collections features materials from the Barnard Archives and Special …

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Evaluation Story – The Archivist Round Table

About This project was for The Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York, Inc. via the Center of Digital Experiences at Pratt Institute. The NYC Archivists Round Table was founded in 1979 and is known as a nonprofit organization. Serving a diverse group of more than 400 archivists , librarians, and record managers in the …

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