20 books that every UXD, UID, VD and IXD should read

Siddhartha Banerjee

There are probably more books and will be many more in the years to come. But these books I personally find not just useful but essential almost every day. These 20 books will surely make you a better designer, a profound thinker, and an indispensable asset.

1. Institutionalization of UX [Link]

2. Smashing UX Design [Link]

3. 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People [Link]

4. Mobile Usability [Link]

5. Designing Web Usability  [Link]

6. Project Guide To UX Design [Link]

7. Mind Hacks [Link]

8. UI is Communication [Link]

9. Killer UX Design [Link]

10. Seductive Interaction Design [Link]

11. The Design of Everyday Things [Link]

12. Simple and Usable [Link]

13. The UX Book [Link]

14. Undercover User Experience Design [Link]

15. Don’t Make Me Think  [Link]

16. Handbook of Usability Testing [Link]

17. Designing the Obvious [Link]

18. Designed for Use [Link]

19. Sketching User Experiences  [Link]

20. Mobile First  [Link]

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Siddhartha Banerjee