Megan Hurst, MLIS

Senior Product Manager for EBSCO Discovery Service and EBSCOhost platforms

Megan Hurst, Senior Product Manager for EBSCO Discovery Service and EBSCOhost platforms, EBSCO

Megan Hurst is Director of Product Management for the EBSCO Discovery Service and EBSCOhost platforms, shaping the future vision for the end-user experience of library researchers worldwide. Since joining EBSCO as Product Manager User Experience in 2008, Megan led the user experience research and definition of EBSCO’s Digital Archives product interface to support scholarly engagement with digitized historical publications; co-led the rearchitecture of the NoveList user interface to align with how leisure-readers think about the books they love to read; the user experience research for multi-language search support; the re-engineering of the NetLibrary eBook and Audiobook user experience on the EBSCOhost platform; and the design of the EDS and EBSCOhost mobile websites. Prior to joining EBSCO, Megan led the usabililty testing and web metrics initiatives for Harvard University Library’s Open Collections Program, and worked as a management consultant with MIDIOR to clients ranging from venture-funded start-ups to Fortune 100 enterprises. She holds an MFA in digital media design and production from Massachusetts College of Art & Design, and an MLIS from the University of Rhode Island, where she focused her research on usability of digital libraries and scholarly publishing.

Articles by Megan Hurst

Réinventons A-to-Z : Apporter de nouvelles perspectives à la Découverte de publications avec FTF

Posted September 21, 2015

D’hier à Aujourd’hui; Dépasser le système de navigation alphabétique

Posted September 28, 2015

Von der Vergangenheit in die Zukunft – alphabetisches Durchblättern ist passé

Posted September 30, 2014

Toepassing anticipatie bij het zoeken naar publicaties met Full Text Finder

Posted August 20, 2014

Van het vertrouwde alfabetische zoeken naar een nieuwe zoekmethode voor publicaties

Posted September 30, 2014


Posted July 21, 2015


Posted July 13, 2015

Best UX Practices of EDS Libraries with Exceptionally High Mobile Usage

Posted March 26, 2015

Navegación de revistas: Del A to Z, al descubrimiento de publicaciones con Full Text Finder

Posted October 3, 2014

From Past to Present; Moving Past the Alphabetical Browse

Posted September 30, 2014

(A to Z 의 재창조: Full Text Finder를 이용한 저널예측 검색)

Posted August 20, 2014

A to Z電子期刊整合查詢系統大變身:透過全文發現服務(Full Text Finder)滿足您對查找出版品的期望

Posted August 20, 2014

Reinventando o A-to-Z: Descoberta de publicações com o Full Text Finder

Posted August 20, 2014

Reinventing A-to-Z: Bringing Anticipation to Publication Discovery with Full Text Finder

Posted August 20, 2014

A to Z电子期刊整合查询系统大变身:透过全文发现服务(Full Text Finder)滿足您对查找出版物的期望

Posted August 14, 2014

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