This page is a list of links to sites that contain information about
usability of documentation, software, and web sites.Ease
of Use page at IBM, "Discover new innovations, user-centered
design, guidelines, stories, technologies and other resources to help
improve the total-user-experience for your products and services."
- For Use, "The Web site for
practitioners of user-centered design"
- Usable Web, links about
human factors, user interface issues, and usable design specific to
the World Wide Web
- Usability.gov, produced by
the US National Cancer Institute, "your resource for designing
usable, useful and accessible web sites and user interfaces"
for Technical Communicators, discusses the relationship between
usability and technical communication
- 03/17/02 Usability
News, a newsletter of the Software Usability Research Laboratory,
Witchita State University
- User Friendly Manuals'
Home Page, by PRC, a Danish company specializing in usable documentation,
page has links to usability information and other useful resources
- User Interface Engineering, publishers
of the Eye for Design newsletter, home of user-interface expert
Jared M. Spool.
- Craig Marion's Software
Design Smorgasboard, "perspectives on the cutting edge of software
design and usability", contains information and an extensive series
of annotated links to sites about human-computer interation, usability
engineering, visualization, multimedia, and similar topics. Each topic
area has an introductory article followed by a list of resources. Recommended.
- useit.com: Usable Information Technology,
Jakob Nielsen's site with much information about usabilty
Keith Soltys -- keith@soltys-DELETETHIS.CA