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ALA Annual Conference Chicago

As the field of UX expands and libraries adopt a more user-based way of designing services and solving problems, the techniques, and subsequently, the jargon associated with the field have expanded. Speakers from both libraries and the design industry will explore the intersection between design thinking, user experience, and service design with the intention…(Read More)

photo of Joe Marquez and Annie Downey

On Saturday, June 24 from 8:30am-10:00am, the ETS Chair’s Program is hosting “The Intentional Library: creating a better user experience with service design and design thinking”. In anticipation of that event, we sat down with Joe Marquez and Annie Downey to learn more about their work in the field of service…(Read More)

Under Construction

Can you believe it?! The new RUSA Update website is now three months old!  While we would love for all of our content to be in place and readily accessible already, every single page takes time to carefully and thoughtfully plan, design, and build to the best of our abilities; we strive for a quality…(Read More)

ALA Annual Conference Chicago

Please note that this event has been cancelled. RUSA’s Emerging Technologies Section (ETS) is hosting a half-day preconference session on Friday, June 23, 2017, 9am-12pm. This preconference will focus on user testing and experience using discussion, presentations, and interactive exercises. Our presenters will offer strategies and tools from throughout the life cycle…(Read More)

On Saturday January 21 2017, a group of about forty librarians gathered at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta GA to discuss change management and user experience initiatives at their libraries. Sponsored by ETS User Experience (UX) Design Committee, the conversation covered a number of angles surrounding the process of identifying and initiating changes to…(Read More)

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