Introduction: Current Issues in Usability Evaluation

  title={Introduction: Current Issues in Usability Evaluation},
  author={James R. Lewis},
  journal={Int. J. Hum. Comput. Interaction},
In this introductiontothespecial issueof the International JournalofHuman–Computer Interaction, I discuss some current topics in usability evaluation and indicate how the contributions to the issue relate to these topics. The contributions cover a wide range of topics in usability evaluation, including a discussion of usability science, how to evaluate usability evaluation methods, the effect and control of certain biases in the selection of evaluative tasks, a lack of reliability in problem… CONTINUE READING