Hong Kong Central Library
Author: Moongate · Jan 16 2013 · System Impovement, UI Design, Web ·3
Since 2011, Hong Kong Public Library had start to use the new web catalog system, in our analysis from their staff’s needs, we provided additional tools for them, to provide friendly UI and increase their efficiency.We provide a additional windows for book details view, their always use this function like 2 screen, so that can have search result and and view each book detail at the same time. Also, we according the user experience from the library staff, we porvide a hotkey function, book list, and bulk numbers searching. The most important is we have cut all the unnecessary action in the system, to improve the system efficiency directly.
Upon 2011, Hong Kong Public Library had roll out a new web catalog system. However, the new interface for administration staff are reported clumsy and noneffective. After analysis the use flow of the staff, we developed a friendly user interface, including hotkey, booklisting, bulk number search and removed many intermediate steps.
As report from the Library Staff, their working efficiency increased 80%.