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Interactive Designer's Education

Deanna J. Glaze "interactive art director"
The list author says: "These books have been critical in my development as an interactive art director and user experience designer. Regardless of the medium, designers are tasked with creating experiences; this requires a broad understanding (from typography to anthropology)."
A Project Guide to UX Design: For User Experience Designers in the Field or in the Making
A Project Guide to UX Design: For User Experience Designers in the Field or in the Making
Measuring the User Experience: Collecting, Analyzing, and Presenting Usability Metrics (Interactive Technologies)
Measuring the User Experience: Collecting, Analyzing, and Presenting Usability Metrics (Interactive Technologies)
"A grasp on metrics helps know how to use metrics and how not to get distracted by them."
The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web
The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web
"A great starter"
Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability, 2nd Edition
Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability, 2nd Edition
Sketching User Experiences:  Getting the Design Right and the Right Design (Interactive Technologies)
Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design (Interactive Technologies)
Designing Social Interfaces: Principles, Patterns, and Practices for Improving the User Experience (Animal Guide)
Designing Social Interfaces: Principles, Patterns, and Practices for Improving the User Experience (Animal Guide)
Mental Models: Aligning Design Strategy with Human Behavior
Mental Models: Aligning Design Strategy with Human Behavior
Storytelling for User Experience: Crafting Stories for Better Design
Storytelling for User Experience: Crafting Stories for Better Design
Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love
Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love
Designing for Interaction: Creating Innovative Applications and Devices (2nd Edition) (Voices That Matter)
Designing for Interaction: Creating Innovative Applications and Devices (2nd Edition) (Voices That Matter)
How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul (New Expanded Edition)
How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul (New Expanded Edition)
Making and Breaking the Grid: A Graphic Design Layout Workshop
Making and Breaking the Grid: A Graphic Design Layout Workshop
Thinking with Type: A Primer for Designers: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students
Thinking with Type: A Primer for Designers: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students
The Brand Gap: How to Bridge the Distance Between Business Strategy and Design
The Brand Gap: How to Bridge the Distance Between Business Strategy and Design
"Interactive and user experience designers need to understand branding to create innovative and relevant solutions for clients. This is a must-read for anyone designing anything for anybody!"