Release 5 of the COUNTER Code of Practice. Work has began to simplify the reporting of usage statistics. This will improve compliance, reduce the burden of compliance and make the automated harvesting and manual reporting interfaces much more harmonious.
Friendly Guides for libraries – Arabic editions now available! These guides are to assist libraries in getting the most out of their COUNTER usage reports.
Friendly Guide to COUNTER Arabic Language Edition: This guide is a non-intimidating manual for publishers and vendors implementing COUNTER-compliant usage statistics for the first time, or for more experienced hands, implementing new reports or preparing for COUNTER audit.
Esta guía ayuda a las editoriales y los proveedores de servicios que deseen implementar COUNTER en sus bibliotecas.
Esse guia auxilia prestadores de serviços e publishers que pretendem implementar o COUNTER a seus clientes.
Trois guides à l’intention des bibliothèques: Guide convivial relatif aux rapports COUNTER sur les revues, Guide convivial relatif aux rapports COUNTER sur les livres, Guide convivial relatif aux rapports COUNTER sur les bases de données
A report describing the meeting of a representative group of publishers and librarians to discuss ebook usage statistics in London on 7th July 2016.
User accesses database Academic Search Complete User searches for ‘benefit cuts’ and ‘united kingdom’ 113 search results are retrieved User looks at first 10 records User then undertakes several different actions with these results: Number Action Result Click or Record view 5. User decides that they will read the first 3 articles without looking […]
Are you a member of COUNTER? If so please participate in our short member satisfaction survey. Your anonymous answers will help us learn what we do well, what needs improvement, and what ideas you have. It should take about 10 minutes of your time.
A group of librarians and consortium, publisher and vendor representatives established Usus in 2014. It provides advice on how to best use COUNTER reports, known problems with COUNTER reports, and new developments with COUNTER usage statistics. The Charleston Advisor awarded it “Best Effort” last year in its Annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Although Usus is supported […]