Libby Through the Looking Glass (of Usability Heuristics)


1. Visibility of system status

Page status in eBook

2. Match between system and the real world

3. User control and freedom

4. Consistency and standards

5. Error prevention

6. Recognition rather than recall

Tap regions diagram

7. Flexibility and efficiency of use

8. Aesthetic and minimalistic design

9. Help users recognize, diagnose, and recover from errors

10. Help and documentation

Pictured Left: Commons Question Page Pictured Right: Help Page


Final Thoughts



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Sarah Tran

Sarah Tran

Aspiring UX designer & Slant’d Amplifier. Lover of books, R&B, and This is Us.