Competitive analysis


This quick competitive analysis of other university libraries takes a look at each library's homepage, and what features they choose to highlight above the fold of a 1280x800 14.1" laptop screen. All library homepages were scaled down to 65% to fit the page. The first 5 libraries are universities residing in the state of Michigan, and the last 5 libraries are non-Michigan universities.

University of Michigan Library

Notable features:

University of Michigan library homepage


Michigan State University Library

Michigan State University library homepage


Wayne State University Library

Wayne State University library homepage


Eastern Michigan University Library

Eastern Michigan University Library library homepage


Michigan Tech University

Michigan Tech University Library library homepage


Ohio State University Library

Ohio State University Library library homepage


MIT University Library

MIT University Library library homepage


Harvard University Library

Harvard University Library library homepage


Stanford University Library

Stanford University Library library homepage


Columbia University Library

Stanford University Library library homepage