Human Memory User Experience (UX) topic overview/definition

What is Human Memory?

Memory is a vital part of how we perceive the world around us. Human beings have both short term and long term memory capacities and we can create better designs by understanding how memory works and how we can work with that capacity rather than against it. This is important for all designers but particularly so for information visualization designers who need to ensure that their work is readily understood by the viewer in order for it to be immediately useful.

Literature on Human Memory

Here’s the entire UX literature on Human Memory by the Interaction Design Foundation, collated in one place:

All literature