Context Scenarios

Storyboards

User is looking for a range in mind

The user is looking for a subset of the data (pictures taken last month, students who failed midterm, announcements made by a certain TA, etc.). The user should be able to sort the data by the attribute of interest, and traverse the pages using the pager to find the subset in a few clicks. Image Gallery was used as an example here. ...storyboard  

System saves user preference

When the user configures the pager display in a particular tool, the system remembers this preference and display the page the way they configured it the next time they visit. Gradebook is used as an example. ...storyboard

User is looking for a specific item in mind

When the user is looking for a specific item, they tend to use the search capability. Roster is used as an example. ...storyboard