Collection Extensions UI/UX Design Working Group

NOTE: Original name was UI/UX Design for Collections Working Group (aka Display Sets). All references to Display Sets in these documents can be replaced with the term Collection Extensions.


Scope & Objectives

This group will take the requirements specifications that were outcomes of the Collection Extensions Requirements Working Group and create mockups for UI implementation of Collections.

This group should be comprised of a balance of members from multiple institutions and varying use cases.  Members should have UI design skills and experience with the Sufia/CurationConcerns/Hyrax UI.  Members need to be able to commit to the following deliverables and timeframe.

Deliverables & Timeframe

Deliverables will include:

  • Primary deliverables for this instance of the working group.

Documents will be delivered via the Hydra wiki.  Feedback will be solicited through hydra-tech list and Hydra Tech Calls.

The group will begin meeting in mid to late April 2017.  The group's sunset date is anticipated to by June 30st, 2017.

Meeting Times & Communication Channels

Slack channel:

Meeting Notes


Note that to be a member of a Working Group, you must have have a CLA in place if you are committing code (not anticipated for Phase 1) and you must consent to release documentation under a  Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License .

Membership will be capped at (5) in order to keep scheduling and organization manageable.

Facilitator : Lynette Rayle (Cornell)  

UI/UX Designer that will create mockups

  1. Gary Geisler (Stanford University)

UI oriented developers to review mockups and provide feedback

  1. Aaron Collier (California State University)
  2. deibel (University of Washington)
  3. Hannah Frost (Stanford University)
  4. Nabeela Jaffer (University of Michigan)


Requirement Documents From Display Sets Working Group

Related Documents preceding the Display Sets Working Group

The following documents have made efforts to explore of issues related to various groupings of resources including Collections, Admin Sets, and Use Cases.

Other reference docs that may be of use.