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Books (User Interface, Graphic, and Web Design)

Updated: September 3, 2013

First Author: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

The following list compiles selected books on user interface design, graphic design, and Web design. If the book title is a link the book has a companion Website or other online information is available for it.

 

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Author(s)
Title

Year

Publisher
ISBN

Topic
Review

Cover of Photoshop for the Web

Aaland, Mikkel

Photoshop for the Web

1999

O'Reilly UK

ISBN: B00006AVPR
(Paperback)

ASIN: 1565926412
(Paperback, out of print)

Design: Web design

Cover of Usability Management bei SAP Projekten

Abele, Petra; Hurtienne, Jörn; Prümper, Jochen

Usability Management bei SAP-Projekten. Grundlagen – Vorgehen – Methoden (in German)

2007

Vieweg

ISBN: 3834802441
(Paperback)

Usability: Customizing

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Beyond the Usability Lab

Albert, William Albert; Tullis, Thomas; Tedesco, Donna

Beyond the Usability Lab: Conducting Large-scale Online User Experience Studies

2010

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123748925
ISBN-13: 978-0123748928
(Paperback)

Usability: Testing
Cover of Effective Prototyping

Arnowitz, Jonathan; Arent, Michael; Berger, Nevin

Effective Prototyping for Software Makers

2007

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 978-0120885688
(Paperback)

Design: Prototyping

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Usability and Internationalization of Information Technology

Aykin, Nuray (Ed.)

Usability and Internationalization of Information Technology (Human Factors/Ergonomics Series) (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2005

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 0805844791
ISBN-13: 978-0805844795

Usability
Cover of Theories and Practice in Interaction Design

Bagnara, Sebastiano (Ed.); Crampton Smith, Gillian (E.)

Theories and Practice in Interaction Design (Human Factors and Ergonomics Series)

2006

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 0805856188
ISBN-13: 978-0805856187

Design

Cover of Making the Web Work

Baxley, Bob

Making the Web Work – Designing Effective Web Applications

2002

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 0735711968
(Paperback)

Design: Web design, Web applications, Methodology

Review

Cover of The Craft of Information Visualization

Bederson, Benjamin B.; Shneiderman, Ben

The Craft of Information Visualization: Readings and Reflections

2003

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558609156
(Paperback)

Information: Information presentation

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Cover of Effective Prototyping with Excel

Berger, Nevin; Arent, Michael; Arnowitz, Jonathan; Sampson, Fred

Effective Prototyping with Excel: A Practical Handbook for Developers and Designers (Interactive Technologies)

2009

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0120885824
(Paperback)

Design: Prototyping

Short presentation

Cover of Designing Composite Applications

Beringer, Jörg; Holtzblatt, Karen

Designing Composite Applications

2006

Galileo Press (SAP Press)

ISBN: 1592290655

Design

Short presentation

Cover of Contextual Design

Beyer, Hugh; Holtzblatt, Karen

Contextual Design: A Customer-Centered Approach to Systems Designs

1997

Academic Press

ISBN: 1558604111
(Paperback)

Usability: Methodology - Contextual design, User task analysis

Review

Cover of Participatory IT Design

Bødker, Keld; Kensing, Finn; Simonsen, Jesper

Participatory IT Design

2004

The MIT Press

ISBN: 026202568X

General: IT Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Windows and Mirrors

Bolter, Jay David; Gromala, Diane

Windows and Mirrors : Interaction Design, Digital Art, and the Myth of Transparency

2003

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262025450

Design: General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of A Pattern Approach

Borchers, Jan

A Pattern Approach to Interaction Design

2001

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471498289

Design: General

Cover of Sketching User Experiences

Buxton, Bill

Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design

2007

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0123740371

Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The Functional Art

Cairo, Alberto

The Functional Art: An Introduction to Information Graphics and Visualization

2012

New Riders

ISBN-10: 0321834739
ISBN-13: 978-0321834737

 

Information: Information presentation

Short presentation

Cover of Readings in Information Visualization

Card, Stuart; Mackinlay, Jock; Schneiderman, Ben

Readings in Information Visualization

1999

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558605339
(Paperback)

Information: Information presentation

Cover of the Psychology og Human-Computer Interaction

Card, Stuart; Moran, Thomas; Newell, Allen

The Psychology of Human-Computer Interaction

1983 (1986)

CRC

ISBN: 0898598591
(Paperback)

Usability: Modeling
Cover of Information Visualization

Chen, Chaomei

Information Visualization (2nd ed.)

2006

Springer

ISBN-10: 184628340X
ISBN-13: 978-1846283406
(Paperback)

Information: Information presentation

Related blog

Cover of Handbook of Usability Testing (2nd ed.)

Chisnell, Dana; Rubin, Jeffrey

Handbook of Usability Testing: How to Plan, Design, and Conduct Effective Tests (2nd ed.)

2008

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-10: 0470185481
ISBN-13: 978-0470185483
(Paperback)

Usability: Testing

Short presentation

Review

Cover of Effective Use Cases

Cockburn, Alistair

Writing Effective Use Cases

2001

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0201702258
(Paperback)

Usability: Methodology

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Beyond Chaos

Constantine, Larry L.

Beyond Chaos: The Expert Edge in Managing Software Development

2001

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0201719606
(Paperback)

General
Cover of Software for Use

Constantine, Larry L.; Lockwood, Lucy A. D.

Software for Use: A Practical Guide to the Models and Methods of Usage-Centered Design (ACM Press)

1999

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0201924781
(Hardcover)

Usability: Methodology - User task analysis

Cover of About Face 3.0

Cooper, Alan; Reimann, Robert M.; Cronin, Dave

About Face 3.0: The Essentials of Interaction Design

2007

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470084111
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of About Face 2.0

Cooper, Alan; Reimann, Robert M.

About Face 2.0: The Essentials of Interaction Design

2003

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0764526413
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of About Face

Cooper, Alan

About Face: The Essentials of User Interface Design

1995

IDG Books Worldwide

ISBN: 1568843224
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Cover of The Inmates Are Running the Asylum

Cooper, Alan; Saffo, Paul

The Inmates Are Running the Asylum: Why High Tech Products Drive Us Crazy and How To Restore The Sanity

1999

Sams

ISBN: 0672316498
(Hardcover)

General

Cover of Understanding Your Users

Courage, Catherine; Baxter, Kathy

Understanding Your Users – A Practical Guide to User Requirements Methods, Tools, and Techniques

2004

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558609350

Usability: Methods

Review

Short presentation

Dahm, Markus

Grundlagen der Mensch-Computer-Interaktion

2005

Pearson Studium

ISBN-10: 3827371759
ISBN-13: 978-3827371751

General
Cover of Semiotic Engineering

De Souza, Clarisse Sieckenius

The Semiotic Engineering of Human-Computer Interaction

2005

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262042207

General, Methodology

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Semiotic Engineering Methods for Scientific Research in HCI

De Souza, Clarisse Sieckenius; Leitão, Carla Faria

Semiotic Engineering Methods for Scientific Research in HCI

2009

Morgan & Claypool Publishers

ISBN: 9781598299441
(Paperback)
ISBN: 9781598299458
(Online version)

General, Methodology

Short presentation

Cover of UX Best Practices

Degen, H.; Yuan, X. W.

UX Best Practices – How to Achieve More Impact with User Experience

2011

McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

ISBN-10: 007175251X
ISBN-13: 978-0071752510

General, User Experience

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Divining a Digital Future

Dourish, Paul & Bell, Genevieve

Divining a Digital Future – Mess and Mythology in Ubiquitous Computing

2011

MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262015552
ISBN-13: 978-0262015554

General
Cover of Handbook of Digital Human Modeling

Duffy, Vincent, G. (Ed.)

Handbook of Digital Human Modeling: Research for Applied Ergonomics and Human Factors Engineering (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2009

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 0805856463
ISBN-13: 978-0805856460

Modeling
Cover of Hertzian Tales

Dunne, Anthony

Hertzian Tales: Electronic Products, Aesthetic Experience, and Critical Design

2005

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262042320

General, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of HCI Remixed

Erickson, Thomas; McDonald, David W.

HCI Remixed – Reflections on Works That Have Influenced the HCI Community

2008

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262050889
ISBN-13: 9780262050883

General

Short presentation

Cover of A Fine Line

Esslinger, Hartmut

A Fine Line: How Design Strategies Are Shaping the Future of Business

(German version: Schwungrat: Wie Design-Strategien die Zukunft der Wirtschaft gestalten)

2009

Jossey-Bass

ISBN-10: 0470451025
ISBN-13: 9780470451021

German version: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH

ISBN-10: 3527504923
ISBN-13: 9783527504923

General, Design

Short presentation

Cover of Interactive Visualization

Ferster, Bill

Interactive Visualization: Insight through Inquiry

2012

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262018152
ISBN-13: 978-0262018159

Information: Information presentation

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Cover of Information Dashboard Design

Few, Stephen

Information Dashboard Design: The Effective Visual Communication of Data

2006

O'Reilly

ISBN: 0596100167

Design, Information: Information presentation

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Fishwick, Paul A. (Ed.)

Aesthetic Computing

2006

The MIT Press

ISBN: 026206250

Computer Science

Short presentation

Cover of Web Application design

Fowler, Susan; Stanwick, Victor

Web Application Design Handbook: Best Practices for Web-Based Software

2004

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558607528

Usability: Web application design

Short presentation

Cover of Gui Design Handbook

Fowler, Susan; Stanwick, Victor

Gui Design Handbook (McGraw-Hill Series on Object Technology)

Web edition

1997

McGraw-Hill

ASIN: 0070592748
(Paperback, out of print)

Usability: UI design

Cover of The GUI Style Guide

Fowler, Susan; Stanwick, Victor

The GUI Style Guide

1994

AP Professional

ASIN: 0122635906
(Paperback, out of print)

Usability: UI design

Related blog

Cover of Visualizing Data

Fry, Ben

Visualizing Data

2007

O'Reilly

ISBN-10: 0596514557
ISBN-13: 978-0596514556
(Paperback)

 

Information: Information presentation

Related blog

Short presentation

Cover of The Plenitude

Gold, Rich

The Plenitude: Creativity, Innovation, and Making Stuff

2007

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262072890
ISBN-13: 978-0262072892

Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Designing for the Digital Age

Goodwin, Kim

Designing for the Digital Age: How to Create Human-Centered Products and Services

2009

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-10: 0470229101
ISBN-13: 978-0470229101

 

Design

Short presentation

Cover of A Pattern Language for Web Usability

Graham, Ian

A Pattern Language for Web Usability

2003

Addison Wesley

ISBN: 0201788888
(Paperback)

Usability: Web design

Short presentation

Cover of Intersection

Guenther, Milan

Intersection: How Enterprise Design Bridges the Gap between Business, Technology, and People

2012

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123884357
ISBN-13: 978-0123884350

General

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Cover of Content Management for Dynamic Web Delivery

Hackos, JoAnn

Content Management for Dynamic Web Delivery

2002

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471085863

Information: Information design

Short presentation

Cover of User and Task Analysis for Interface Design

Hackos, JoAnn; Redish, Janice

User and Task Analysis for Interface Design

1998

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471178314
(Hardcover)

Usability: Methodology - User task analysis

Cover of Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL

Hansen, Derek; Shneiderman, Ben; Smith, Marc

Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL

2010

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 9780123822291

Information: Information presentation

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Mobile User Experience

Hiltunen, Mika; Laukka

Mobile User Experience

2002

IT Press

ISBN: 951826502X
(Paperback)

Usability: Mobile
Cover of The Mobile Frontier

Hinman, Rachel

The Mobile Frontier: A Guide to Creating Mobile Experiences

2012

Rosenfeld Media

ISBN: 1-933820-55-1 (Paperback)
ISBN: 1-933820-05-5 (Digital editions)

Design: Mobile

Review

Related blog

Short presentation

Cover of Rapid CD

Holtzblatt, Karen; Wendell, Jessamy Burns; Wood, Shelley

Rapid Contextual Design: A How-to Guide to Key Techniques for User-Centered Design

2004

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0123540518

Usability: Methodology - Contextual design, User task analysis

Short presentation

Cover of Access by Design

Horton, Sarah

Access by Design

2005

New Riders Press

ISBN: 032131140X

Usability: Universal usability

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Designing and Writing Online Documentation

Horton, William K.

Designing and Writing Online Documentation: Hypermedia for Self-Supporting Products (2nd Edition)

1994

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471306355
(Paperback)

Information: Information design

Usability: Help and documentation

Cover of Icon Book

Horton, William K.

The Icon Book: Visual Symbols for Computer Systems and Documentation

1994

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471599018
(Paperback)

Design: Graphic design
Cover of Designing with Blends

Imaz, Manuel; Benyon, David

Designing with Blends: Conceptual Foundations of Human-Computer Interaction and Software Engineering

2007

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262090422
ISBN-13: 978-0262090421

Usability: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of Information Design

Jacobson, Robert (Ed.)

Information Design

2000

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262600358
(Paperback)

Information: Information design

Review

Cover of Designing with the Mind in Mind

Johnson, Jeff

Designing with the Mind in Mind: A Simple Guide to Understanding User Interface Design Rules

2010

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 1-012375030X
ISBN-13: 978-0123750303
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of GUI Bloopers 2.0

Johnson, Jeff

GUI Bloopers 2.0: Common User Interface Design Don'ts and Dos

2007

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0123706432
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Web Bloopers

Johnson, Jeff

Web Bloopers: 60 Common Web Design Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

2003

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558608400
(Paperback)

Usability: Web design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of GUI Bloopers

Johnson, Jeff

GUI Bloopers: Don'ts and Do's for Software Developers and Web Designers

2000

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558605827
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Review

Cover of Usability Evaluation in Industry

Jordan, Patrick; Jordan, Jordan W.; McClelland, Ian Lyall (Eds.)

Usability Evaluation in Industry

1996

Taylor & Francis

ISBN-10: 0748404600
ISBN-13: 978-0748404605
(Paperback)

 

Usability: Methods
Cover of Implementing Responsive Web Design

Kadlec, Tim

Implementing Responsive Desi gn: Building Sites for an Anywhere, Everywhere Web

2012

New Riders

ISBN-10: 0321821688
ISBN-13: 978-0321821683

Design: Web design

Short presentation

Cover of Mapping Web Sites

Kahn, Paul; Lank, Krysztof

Mapping Web Sites

(German version: Websites visualisieren)

2001

RotoVision SA

ASIN: 2880464641

German version: Rowohlt

ISBN: 3499612003
(Paperback)

Design: Web design

Information: Information presentation

Cover of The International Hanndbook of Creativity

Kaufman, James, C.; Sternerg, Robert, J.

The International Handbook of Creativity

2006

Cambridge University Press

ISBN 139780521838428

General

Review

Cover of Designing for Accessibility

Keates, Simeon

Designing for Accessibility: A Business Guide to Countering Design Exclusion (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2007

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 0805860975
ISBN-13: 978-0805860979

Accessibility
Cover of The Ten faces of Innovation

Kelley, Tom; Littman, Jonathan

The Ten Faces of Innovation

 

2005

Currency

ISBN: 0385512074 (Hardcover)

General: Innovation, Design

Short presentation

Cover of Art of Innovation

Kelley, Tom; Littman, Jonathan

The Art of Innovation

 

2001

Currency

ISBN: 0385499841 (Hardcover)

General: Innovation, Design

Cover of Systemisches Design

Khazaeli, Cyrus D.

Systemisches Design (in German)

 

2005

Rowohlt

ISBN: 3499600781

Design: General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Handbook of Human Factors in Web Design

Kim-Phuong L. Vu (Ed); Robert W. Proctor (Ed.)

Handbook of Human Factors in Web Design, Second Edition (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2011

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 1439825947
ISBN-13: 978-1439825945

Design: Web Design
Cover of Entwicklung barrierefreier Software mit SAP NetWeaver

Köble, Josef

Developing Accessible Applications with SAP NetWeaver

German version: Entwicklung barrierefreier Software mit SAP NetWeaver

2007

Galileo Press (SAP Press)

ISBN: 1592291120

ISBN: 978-1592292424
(e-book)

ISBN: 3898428621
(German version)

Accessibility

Short presentation

Cover of HCI Beyond the GUI

Kortum Philip (Ed.)

HCI Beyond the GUI: Design for Haptic, Speech, Olfactory, and Other Nontraditional Interfaces

2008

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123740177
ISBN-13: 978-0123740175
(Paperback)

Design

Cover of Elements of Graph Design

Kosslyn, Stephen M.

Elements of Graph Design

1993
(Hardcover)

1993
(Paperback)

W. H. Freeman & Co

ISBN: 0716722631
(Hardcover)

ISBN: 071672362X
(Paperback)

Information: Information presentation

Review

Related blog

Cover of Don't make me think

Krug, Steve

Don't Make Me Think

2005 (2nd ed.)

New Riders

ISBN: 0321344758
(Paperback)

Usability: Web Usability

Kumar, Janaki Mythily; Herger, Mario

Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software

2013

The Interaction Design Foundation

ISBN-10: 8792964079
ISBN-13: 978-8792964076

Gamification

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Cover of Smart Things

Kuniavsky, Mike

Smart Things: Ubiquitous Computing User Experience Design

2010

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123748992
ISBN-13: 978-0123748997

 

Design

Short presentation

Cover of Observing the User Experience

Kuniavsky, Mike

Observing the User Experience: A Practitioner's Guide to User Research

2003

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558609237
(Paperback)

Usability: Methods

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The Trouble With Computers

Landauer, Thomas, K.

The Trouble With Computers: Usefulness, Usability, and Productivity

1995
(Hardcover)

1996
(Paperback)

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262121867
(Hardcover)

ISBN: 0262621088
(Paperback)

General

Cover of Design Research

Laurel, Brenda (Ed.)

Design Research: Methods and Perspectives

2003

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262122634

Design: General

ReviewReview (2)

Short presentation

Cover of How Designers Think

Lawson, Bryan

How Designers Think

 

2005

Architectural Press

ISBN: 0-7506-6077-5

Design

Review

Cover of research Methids

Lazar, Jonathan; Feng, Jinjuan Heidi; Hochheiser, Harry

Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction

2009

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-10: 0470723378
ISBN-13: 978-0470723371
(Paperback)

Usability: Research
Cover of Universal Usability

Lazar, Jonathan

Universal Usability

2007

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470027274

Usability: Universal usability

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Content Preparation Guidelines for the Web and Information Appliance

Liao, Huafei; Guo, Yinni; Savoy, April; Salvendy, Gavriel

Content Preparation Guidelines for the Web and Information Appliances: Cross-Cultural Comparisons (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2010

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 142006777X
ISBN-13: 978-1420067774

Design: Web Design
Cover of Universal Principles of Design

Lidwell, William; Holden, Kritina; Butler, Jill

Universal Principles of Design

2003

Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 1592530079

Design: General

Review

Cover of Throughtful Interation Design

Löwgren, Jonas; Stolterman, Erik

Thoughtful Interaction Design

2004

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262122715

Usability: UI design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Looking Good in Color Looking Good in Color: The Desktop Publisher's Design Guide  

Ventana Communications Group Inc.

ASIN: 1566042194
(Paperback, out of print)

Design: Graphic design
Cover of User Experience Management

Lund, Arnie

User Experience Management: Essential Skills for Leading Effective UX Teams

2011

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 978-0123854964
Paperback

General

Short presentation

Cover of Laws_simplicity

Maeda, John

The Laws of Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life

 

2006

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262134721

General, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The Usability Engineering Life Cycle

Mayhew, Deborah J.

The Usability Engineering Life Cycle

1999

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558605614
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design, Methodology

Cover of Responsive Web Design

Marcotte, Ethan

Responsive Web Design

2011

A Book Apart

ISBN: 978-0-9844425-7-7

 

Design: Web design

Related blog

Short presentation

Cover of Introduction to Information Vosualization

Mazza, Riccardo

Introduction to Information Visualization

2009

Springer

ISBN: 978-1848002180
(Softcover)

Information: Information presentation

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Cover of Technology as experience

McCarthy, John; Wright, Peter

Technology as Experience

2004

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262134470

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Digital Ground

McCullough, Malcolm

Digital Ground: Architecture, Pervasive Computing, and Environmental Knowing

2004

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262134357
(Hardcover)

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The Reconfigured Eye

Mitchell, William J.

The Reconfigured Eye: Visual Truth in the Post-Photographic Era

1994

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262631601
(Paperback)

General
Cover of Designing Interactions

Moggridge, Bill

Designing Media

2010

MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262014858
ISBN-13: 978-0262014854

 

Design

Short presentation

Cover of Designing Interactions

Moggridge, Bill

Designing Interactions

2006

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262134748
(Hardcover)

Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The User is Always Right

Mulder, Steven; Yaar, Ziv

The User Is Always Right: A Practical Guide to Creating and Using Personas for the Web

2006

New Riders Publishing

ISBN-10: 0321434536
ISBN-13: 978-0321434531
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design, Personas
Cover of Inventing the Medium

Murray, Janet H.

Inventing the Medium

2012

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0-262-01614-1
ISBN-13: 978-0-262-01614-8

Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Wired for Speech

Nass, Clifford; Brave, Scott

Wired for Speech: How Voice Activates and Advances the Human-Computer Relationship

2005

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262140926
(Hardcover)

General

Short presentation

Cover of The Design Way

Nelson, Harold G.; Stolterman, Erik

The Design Way: Intentional Change in an Unpredictable World (2nd Ed.).

2012

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262018179,
ISBN-13: 978-0262018173

Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Designing Web Usability

Nielsen, Jakob

Designing Web Usability: The Practice of Simplicity

1999

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 156205810X
(Paperback)

Usability: Web usability

Cover of Usability Engineering

Nielsen, Jakob

Usability Engineering

1994

Academic Press

ISBN: 0125184069
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design, Methodology

Cover of The Design of Everyday Things

Norman, Donald A.

The Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition

Blog post on upcoming Udacity course based on the book

2013 (to be released November 5, 2013)

Basic Books

ISBN-10: 0465050654
ISBN-13: 978-0465050659
(Paperback)

General, Design

Review (older edition)

 

Cover of Living with Complexity

Norman, Donald A.

Living with Complexity

2010

MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262014866
ISBN-13: 978-0262014861
(Hardcover)

 

General, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The Design of Future Things

Norman, Donald A.

The Design of Future Things

2007

Basic Books

ISBN: 0465002277
(Hardcover)

General, Design
Cover of Emotional Design

Norman, Donald A.

Emotional Design: Why We Love (Or Hate) Everyday Things

2003
(Hardcover)

Basic Books

ISBN: 0465051359
(Hardcover)

General, Design

Short presentation

Cover of The Invisible Computer

Norman, Donald A.

The Invisible Computer

1998
(Hardcover)

1999
(Paperback)

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262140659
(Hardcover)

ISBN: 0262640414
(Paperback)

General, Design

Cover of Things That Make Us Smart

Norman, Donald A.

Things That Make Us Smart: Defending Human Attributes in the Age of the Machine

1993
(Hardcover)

1994
(Paperback)

Perseus Publishing

ASIN: 0201581299
(Hardcover, out of print)

ISBN: 0201626950
(Paperback, reprint)

General, Design

Cover of The Design of Everyday Things

Norman, Donald A.

The Design of Everyday Things

1990, 1994
(Hardcover)

2002
(Paperback)

Currency

ASIN: 0385267746

MIT Press

ASIN: 0262640376

Basic Books

ISBN: 0465067107
(Paperback)

General, Design

Review

Cover of Humanizing the Web

Oinas-Kukkonen, Harri; Oinas-Kukkonen, Henry

Humanizing the Web: Change and Social Innovation

2013

Palgrave

ISBN-10: 113730569X
ISBN-13: 978-1137305695

Design: Web design

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Cover of Scientific Collaboration on the Internet

Olson, Gary M.; Zimmerman, Ann; Bos, Nathan (Eds.)

Scientific Collaboration on the Internet

2008

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262151200
(Hardcover)

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of  A Whole New Mind

Pink, Daniel H.

A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age

2005

Riverhead

ISBN: 1573223085
(Hardcover)

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Design Thinking

Plattner, Hasso; Meinel, Christoph; Weinberg, Ulrich

Design Thinking (in German)

2009

mi-Wirtschaftsbuch

ISBN-10: 3868800131
ISBN-13: 978-3868800135
(Hardcover)

General: Innovation, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Interaction Design

Preece, Jennifer; Sharp, Helen; Rogers, Yvonne

Interaction Design: Beyond Human-Computer Interaction

2002

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-10: 0471492787
ISBN-13: 978-0471492788
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Cover of Design Meets Disability

Pullin, Graham

Design Meets Disability

2009

The MIT Press

ISBN: 978-0262162555
(Paperback)

Design, Accessibility, Universal Usability

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Storytelling for User Experience

Quesenbery, Whitney; Brooks, Kevin

Storytelling for User Experience

2010

Rosenfeld Media

ISBN: 1-933820-47-0 (Paperback + PDF)
ISBN: 1-933820-03-9 (2 PDF editions)

Design

Short presentation

Cover of The Humane Interface

Raskin, Jef

The Humane Interface: New Directions for Designing Interactive Systems

2000

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0201379376
(Paperback)

General

Cover of Processing

Reas, Casey; Fry, Ben

Processing: A Programming Handbook for Visual Designers and Artists

2007

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262182629
ISBN-13: 978-0262182621

Design

Review
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Cover of The Media Equation

Reeves, Byron; Nass, Clifford

The Media Equation: How People Treat Computers, Television, and New Media Like Real People and Places

1996
(Hardcover)

1998
(Paperback)

Cambridge University Press

ASIN: 157586052X
(Hardcover, out of print)

ISBN: 1575860538
(Paperback)

General

Cover of Presentation Zen

Reynolds, Garr

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery

2008

Addison-Wesley Longman

ISBN: 0321525655

General

Review

Cover of Presentation Zen Design

Reynolds, Garr

Presentation Zen Design: Simple Design Principles and Techniques to Enhance Your Presentations

2009

New Riders Press

ISBN: 0321668790

General

Short presentation

Cover of Net Smart

Rheingold, Howard

Net Smart: How to Thrive Online

2012

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262017458
ISBN-13: 978-0262017459

 

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Interaction Design, 3rd Edition

Rogers, Yvonne; Preece, Jenny; Sharp, Helen

Interaction Design: Beyond Human-Computer Interaction (3rd Edition)

2011

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-10: 0470665769
ISBN-13: 978-0470665763
(Paperback)

Usability: UI Design

Short presentation

Cover of Information Architecture for the World Wide We

Rosenfeld, Louis; Morville, Peter

Information Architecture for the World Wide Web, Second Edition.

2002

O'Reilly

ISBN: 0596000359
(Paperback)

Information: Infomation design

Short presentation

Cover of Handbook of Usability Testing

Rubin, Jeffrey

Handbook of Usability Testing: How to Plan, Design, and Conduct Effective Tests

1994

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471594032
(Paperback)

Usability: Testing

Cover of Grundkurs Typografie

Runk, Claudia

Grundkurs Typografie und Layout (in German)

2006

Galileo Design

ISBN: 3898424065

Design: Typography
Cover of Microinteractions

Saffer, Dan

Microinteractions: Designing with Details

2013

O'Reilly Media

ISBN-10: 144934268X
ISBN-13: 978-1449342685

Usability: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of Designing for Interaction

Saffer, Dan

Designing for Interaction (2nd Edition)

2009

New Riders Press

ISBN-10: 0321643399
ISBN-13: 978-0321643391

Usability: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of Handbook of Global User Research

Schumacher, Robert

Handbook of Global User Research

2009

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123748526
ISBN-13: 978-0123748522

Usability: User research

Short presentation

Cover of Human-Computer Interaction

Sears, Andrew (Ed.); Jacko, Julie A. (Ed.)

Human-Computer Interaction: Design Issues, Solutions, and Applications (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2008

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 1420088858
ISBN-13: 978-1420088854

HCI
Cover of Human-Computer Interaction

Sears, Andrew (Ed.); Jacko, Julie A. (Ed.)

Human-Computer Interaction: Designing for Diverse Users and Domains (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2009

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 1420088874
ISBN-13: 978-1420088878

HCI
Cover of Human-Computer Interaction

Sears, Andrew (Ed.); Jacko, Julie A. (Ed.)

Human-Computer Interaction: Development Process (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2009

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 1420088904
ISBN-13: 978-1420088908

HCI
Cover of Human-Computer Interaction

Sears, Andrew (Ed.); Jacko, Julie A. (Ed.)

Human-Computer Interaction Fundamentals (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2009

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 1420088815
ISBN-13: 978-1420088816

HCI
Cover of Human-Computer Interaction

Sears, Andrew (Ed.); Jacko, Julie A. (Ed.)

The Human-Computer Interaction Handbook: Fundamentals, Evolving Technologies and Emerging Applications, Second Edition (Human Factors and Ergonomics) (3rd Ed. to appear in 2012)

2008

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 0805858709
ISBN-13: 978-0805858709

HCI
Cover of It's Our Research

Sharon, Tomer

It's Our Research: Getting Stakeholder Buy-in for User Experience Research Projects

2012

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123851300
ISBN-13: 978-0123851307

Usability

Short Presentation

Cover of Interaction Design, 2nd Ed.

Sharp, Helen; Rogers, Yvonne; Preece, Jennifer

Interaction Design: Beyond Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Edition

2007

John Wiley & Sons

ISBN-10: 0470018666
ISBN-13: 978-0470018668
(Paperback)

Usability: UI design

Cover of The Zen of CSS Design

Shea, Dave; Holzschlag, Molly E.

The Zen of CSS Design: Visual Enlightenment for the Web (Voices That Matter)

2005

Addison Wesley

ISBN: 0321303474

Design: Web design

Short presentation

Cover of Design is the Problem

Shedroff, Nathan

Design is the Problem: The Future of Design Must be Sustainable

2009

Rosenfeld Media

ISBN: 1-933820-00-4 (Paperback + PDF)
ISBN: 1-933820-01-2 (2 PDF editions)

General, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Experience Design 1.1

Shedroff, Nathan

Experience Design 1.1

2009

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 978-0982233900
(Paperback)

Design
Cover of Experience Design

Shedroff, Nathan

Experience Design 1

2001

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 0735710783
(Paperback)

Design
Cover of Designing the User Interface, 5th edition

Shneiderman, Ben; Plaisant, Catherine; Cohen, Maxine; Jacobs, Steven

Designing the User Interface (5th Edition)

2009

 

Pearson Addison-Wesley

ISBN-10: 0321537351
ISBN-13: 978-0321537355
(Hardcover)

 

Usability: UI design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Designing the User Interface, 4th edition

Shneiderman, Ben; Plaisant, Catherine

Designing the User Interface (4th Edition)

2004
(Hardcover)

Pearson Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0321197680
(Hardcover)

Usability: UI design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Leonardo's Laptop

Shneiderman, Ben

Leonardo's Laptop

2002
(Hardcover)

2003
(Paperback)

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262194767
(Hardcover)

ISBN: 0262692996
(Paperback)

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Creating Killer Web Sites, Second Edition

Siegel, David

Creating Killer Web Sites, Second Edition

1997

MacMillan Publishing Company

ISBN: 1568304331
(Paperback)

Design: Web design

Cover of  Paper Prototyping

Snyder, Carolyn

Paper Prototyping

2003

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558608702
(Paperback)

Design: Prototyping

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Cognition and the Visual Arts

Solso, Robert L.

Cognition and the Visual Arts

1996

(1994)

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262691868 (Paperback, 1996)
ISBN: 0262193469
(Hardcover, 1994)

General, Design
Cover of Information Visualization (2nd Ed.)

Spence, Robert

Information Visualization (2nd edition)

2007

Prentice-Hall (Pearson)

ISBN: 0132065509
(Hardcover)

Information: Information presentation

Review
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Cover of Information Visualization

Spence, Robert

Information Visualization

2000

Addison-Wesley (ACM Press)

ISBN: 0201596261
(Hardcover)

Information: Information presentation

Review

Related blog

Cover of Web Site Usability

Spool, Jared; DeAngelo, Terri; Scanlon, Tara; Schroeder, Will; Snyder, Carolyn

Web Site Usability

1998

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 155860569X (Paperback)

Usability: Web usability

Cover of Shaping Things

Sterling, Bruce

Shaping Things

2005

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262693267
(Paperback)
ISBN: 026219533X
(Hardcover)

General, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of The Universal Access Handbook

Constantine Stephanidis (Ed.)

The Universal Access Handbook (Human Factors and Ergonomics)

2009

CRC Press

ISBN-10: 0805862803
ISBN-13: 978-0805862805

Universal access
Cover of Shape

Stiny, George

Shape – Talking about Seeing and Doing

2006

MIT Press

ISBN: 0262195313

Design

Short presentation

Cover of UI Design and Evaluation

Stone, Debbie; Jarrett, Caroline; Woodroffe, Mark; Minocha, Shailey

User Interface Design and Evaluation

2005

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0120884364

Usability: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of In the Bubble

Thackara, John

In the Bubble – Designing in a Complex World

2005

The MIT Press

ISBN: 0262201577

General, Design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Press On

Thimbleby, Harold

Press On: Principles of Interaction Programming

2007

The MIT Press

ISBN-10: 0262201704
ISBN-13: 978-0262201704

Design: UI design

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Designing Interfaces

Tidwell, Jenifer

Designing Interfaces

2005

O'Reilly Media

ISBN: 0596008031
(Paperback)

Design: UI design

Short presentation

Cover of Tog on Interface

Tognazzini, Bruce

Tog on Interface

1992

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0201608421
(Paperback)

General

Cover of Visual Explanations

Tufte, Edward R.

Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative

1997

Graphics Press

ISBN: 0961392126
(Hardcover)

Information: Information presentation

Related blog

Cover of Envisioning Information

Tufte, Edward R.

Envisioning Information

1990

Graphics Press

ISBN: 0961392118
(Hardcover)

Information: Information presentation

Related blog

Cover of The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

Tufte, Edward R.

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

1983

Graphics Press (1999)

ISBN: 096139210X
(Hardcover)

Information: Information presentation

Related blog

Cover of Measuring the User Experience

Tullis, Tom; Albert, Bill

Measuring the User Experience: Collecting, Analyzing, and Presenting Usability Metrics

2008

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123735580
ISBN-13: 978-0123735584

Usability: Testing
Cover of The Design of Sites

Van Duyne, Douglas K.; Landay, James A.; Hong, Jason I.

The Design of Sites: Patterns, Principles, and Processes for Crafting a Customer-Centered Web Experience

2002

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 020172149X
(Paperback)

Design: Web design

Short presentation

Cover of Visual Thinking: For Design

Colin Ware

Visual Thinking: For Design

2008

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0123708966

 

Design, Visualization

Review
Related blog
Short presentation

Cover of Information Visualization, 3rd edition

Colin Ware

Information Visualization, Third Edition: Perception for Design

2012

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123814642
ISBN-13: 978-0123814647

Design, Visualization

Related blog

Short presentation

Cover of Information Visualization

Colin Ware

Information Visualization, Second Edition: Perception for Design

2004

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 1558608192
ISBN-13: 978-1558608191

Design, Visualization

Related blog

Cover of Prototyping - A Practitioner's Guide

Todd Zaki Warfel

Prototyping – A Practitioner's Guide

2009

Rosenfeld Media

ISBN: 978-1933820217
(Paperback)
ISBN: 978-1933820225
(PDF)

Prototyping

Short presentation

Cover of Designing Web Graphics.4

Weinman, Lynda

Designing Web Graphics.4

2003

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 0735710791
(Paperback)

Design: Web design

Cover of Creative HTML Design.2

Weinman, Lynda; Weinman, William

Creative HTML Design.2

2001

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 0735709726
(Paperback)

Design: Web design

Cover of Deconstructing Web Graphics.2

Weinman, Lynda; Lentz, Jon Warren

Deconstructing Web Graphics.2

1998

New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 1562058592
(Paperback)

Design: Web design

Cover of Cultivating Communities of Practice

Wenger, Etienne; Snyder, William M.; MacDermott, Richard

Cultivating Communities of Practice

2002

Harvard Business School Press

ISBN: 1578513308

General

Review

Short presentation

Cover of Data Insights

Whitney, Hunter

Data Insights: New Ways to Visualize and Make Sense of Data

2012

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123877938,
ISBN-13: 978-0123877932

Information: Information presentation

Short presentation

Cover of Brave NUI World

Widgor, Daniel & Wixon Denis

Brave NUI World - Designing Natural User Interfaces for Touch and Gesture

2011

Morgan-Kaufmann

ISBN-10: 0123822319
ISBN-13: 978-0123822314

General, Design

Short presentation

Cover of Disrupt

Williams, Luke

Disrupt: Think the Unthinkable to Spark Transformation in Your Business

2010

FT Press

ISBN-10: 0137025149
ISBN-13: 978-0137025145

General, Design

Short presentation

Cover of User Experience Re-Mastered

Wilson, Chauncey (Ed.)

User Experience Re-Mastered: Your Guide to Getting the Right Design

2009

Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN-13: 978-0123751140
(Paperback)

Design
Cover of Bringing Design to Software

Winograd, Terry (Ed.)

Bringing Design to Software

1996

Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0201854910
(Paperback)

Design: Software design, UI design

Review

Cover of Mobile first

Wroblewski, Luke

Mobile First

2011

A Book Apart

ISBN: 978-1-937557-02-7

 

Design: Mobile

Related blog

Short presentation

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