UX Design

Best UX Books and Websites


What 2 or 3 usability or user experience design books would you recommend to your colleagues?

  • Don't Make Me Think by Steve Krug: design and usability
  • The Design of Everyday Things by Don Norman: classic, about how people actually interact with everyday things
  • The Inmates are Running the Asylum by Alan Cooper

Other Books

  • Designing Interfaces: Patterns for Effective Interaction Design
  • The Elements of User Experience by James Garrett
  • Forms that Work by Caroline Jarrett
  • Designing Social Interfaces by Christian Crumlish
  • Card Sorting by Donna Spencer

How do you keep your knowledge of user experience design and usability up to date?