Mark Notess

Author: Mark Notess

Mark Notess is a development manager and usability specialist for Digital Library Program at Indiana University - Bloomington. Prior to joining this project, Mark was Director of User Experience at UNext, where he worked with Don Norman. Mark's current interest is in designing learning tools & environments for higher education, particularly for close study of creative artifacts.

Mark spent 12 years with Hewlett-Packard and Agilent Technologies, primarily leading user-centered design efforts and building user interface tools. He introduced contextual design at HP and also used contextual design as a framework for teaching HCI at IU. Mark holds masters degrees in both education and computer science from Virginia Tech, and a doctorate in Instructional Systems Technology IU.


Publication period start: 2005
Number of co-authors: 13


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Donald Byrd
Jenn Riley
Ryan Scherle

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Susan Harker
Gary Klein
John C. Tang


Dunn, Jon W., Byrd, Donald, Notess, Mark, Riley, Jenn, Scherle, Ryan (2006): Variations2: retrieving and using music in an academic setting. In Communications of the ACM, 49 (8) pp. 53-58.

Curtis, Paula, Heiserman, Tammy, Jobusch, David, Notess, Mark, Webb, Jayson (1999): Customer-Focused Design Data in a Large, Multi-Site Organization. In: Altom, Mark W., Williams, Marian G. (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 99 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference May 15-20, 1999, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. pp. 608-615.

Lundell, Jay, Notess, Mark (1991): Human Factors in Software Development: Models, Techniques, and Outcomes. In: Robertson, Scott P., Olson, Gary M., Olson, Judith S. (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 91 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 28 - June 5, 1991, New Orleans, Louisiana. pp. 145-151.

Catterall, Bernard J., Harker, Susan, Klein, Gary, Notess, Mark, Tang, John C. (1990): Group HCI Design: Problems and Prospects. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 22 (2) pp. 37-41.

Notess, Mark (2005): Using Contextual Design for Digital Library Field Studies. In: JCDL05 Proceedings of the 5th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , 2005, .