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Usability Evaluation of MERLOT v 1.5

Usability Evaluation of MERLOT v 1.5

The Center for Usability in Design and Assessment (CUDA) conducted a usability lab evaluation of the OCSK 1.5 version of MERLOT?s system requirements Testing scenarios were developed to have participants evaluate selected critical aspects of the OCSK 1.5 site. Using modified lab evaluation methods, participants assessed the usability of the new MERLOT Home Page, Login, Become a Member, and Create a Profile, Browse Material and Contribute Material, finding peer-reviewed material in their discipline and in other disciplines, Advanced Search, especially the use of subject categories, differentiating between the kinds of materials (assignment, etc.) and type of materials (simulation, etc.), Adding User Comments and MERLOT members.


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