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Course Texts


The textbooks are on reserve in the GRC, and copies are available at the Campus Book Store. 

Don't Make Me Think: Common Sense Approach to Web Usability, 3/e     
By: Steve Krug, Roger Black
New Riders
ISBN: 0321344758

Information Architecture for the World Wide Web, 3/e 
By Louis Rosenfeld, Peter Morville
O'Reilly & Associates
ISBN: 978-0-596-52734-1

HTML Help:

HTML5: Up and Running
By: Mark Pilgrim
O'Reilly Media
ISBN: 978-0-596-80602-6

Online Readings

Introduction to web accessibility
This is a nice recap of why we need to worry about accessibility, without getting into too much detail.

“Reading revolutions: Online digital text and implications for reading in academe.” First Monday

The Reading Brain in the Digital Age: The Science of Paper vs Screens, Scientific American

Gestalt Principles: How Your Designs are Perceived

Extra Readings

CSS Positioning 101

Google’s SEO Starter Guide [32pg PDF]

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