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The Friendly Guide to Release 5 Technical Notes for Providers

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
  • Double clicks
  • Unique items and titles
  • Federated and bot searches
  • Protocol bulk download tools
DATA CHANGES
  • Retrospective reporting of errors in usage data
  • Reporting of usage statistics when journal titles change
DELIVERING COUNTER REPORTS
  • SUSHI
  • Delimited files
AUDITING
  • The audit process
  • Categories of audit result
  • Pass
  • Qualified Pass
  • Fail

 

 

 

 
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