Irene Barbers is the Head of Acquisitions at the Central Library of Forschungszentrum Juelich and a member of the COUNTER Executive Committee.
At the recent UKSG Conference, Irene Barbers gave a presentation on about using Release 5 usage reports for strategic decision making. Irene’s slides are below and provide an excellent overview. The Master Reports and Standard Views are explained. The presentation goes on to provide live examples that show us what all the new metrics look like and how we can use them for analysis. The presentation goes on to demonstrate what all this mean for cost per use calculations.