Posted on by & filed under Content - Highlights and Reviews.

“Rosenfeld Media publishes short, practical, and useful books and webinars on user experience design. Rosenfeld’s products explain the design and research methods that web professionals need to make informed design decisions.”

Here are the books that are currently available to subscribers:

  Title:  Mental Models: Aligning Design Strategy with Human Behavior
By: Indi Young
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

There is no single methodology for creating the perfect product—but you can increase your odds. Mental Models gives you the tools to help you grasp, and design for, users’ reasons for doing things.

Title:  Web Form Design: Filling in the blanks
By: Luke Wroblewski
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

In Web Form Design, Luke Wroblewski draws on original research, experience, and the perspectives of many of the field’s leading designers to show you everything you need to know about designing effective Web forms.

Title:  Design Is the Problem: The Future of Design Must Be Sustainable
By: Nathan Shedroff
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

Design is the Problem examines how the endemic culture of design often creates unsustainable solutions, and shows how designers can alter their design processes in order to produce more sustainable solutions.

Title:  Card Sorting: Designing Usable Categories
By: Donna Spencer
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

Card sorting helps us understand how people think about content and categories. In this book, Donna Spencer describes how to plan and run a card sort, then analyse the results and apply the outcomes to your project.

Title:  Prototyping: A Practitioner’s Guide
By: Todd Zaki Warfel
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

With this book, Todd Zaki Warfel shows how prototypes are more than just a design tool by demonstrating how they can help you market a product, gain internal buy-in, and test feasibility with your development team.

Title:  Remote Research: Real Users, Real Time, Real Research
By: Tony Tulathimutte; Nate Bolt
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

Remote studies give you the opportunity to observe users as they behave naturally in their own environment. In Remote Research, you learn how to design and conduct remote research studies using a phone and a laptop.

Title:  Storytelling for User Experience: Crafting Stories for Better Design
By: Whitney Quesenbery; Kevin Brooks
Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

Stories help communicate user research, put a human face on data, communicate design ideas, and create a sense of shared history and purpose. This book will help you find techniques you can put to use in your practice.


Tags: Aligning Design Strategy with Human Behavior, better design, Designing Usable Categories, Donna Spencer, Indi Young, Luke Wroblewski, Nate Bolt, Nathan Shedroff, Prototyping, rosenfeld media, Safari Books Online, Sustainable, Todd Zaki Warfel, Tony Tulathimutte, user experience, Web Form Design, Whitney Quesenbery,

Comments are closed.