We are very pleased to publish this guide. There is demand for our guides in all languages, so we are grateful to @MagalyBascones who has kindly translated the guide into Spanish.
Ceci est un guide simplifié pour les bibliothèques
COUNTER’s collaboration with many partners around the world to produce Friendly Guides.
This Friendly Technical Guide is for content providers implementing Release 5 of the Code of Practice. It covers the following: TRACKING USAGE Page tags Page tag examples Log files Cookies Abnormal spikes in usage Positive spike in usage Negative spike in usage Searches PROCESSING YOUR DATA What to count What not to count Return codes Sessions […]
Processes and procedures for COUNTER Compliance New vendors are required to sign the COUNTER Declaration of Compliance and to join COUNTER as a member or pay a registration fee. They are then included in the registry of compliant vendors and may use the COUNTER logo on their websites and on their COUNTER usage reports. […]
In response to our survey last year, librarians told us it would be helpful to have guides to explain how COUNTER reports work. We are delighted that Mitchell Dunkley, a Principal Information Assistant for De Montfort University (DMU) Library & Learning Services, has written three guides for libraries.