Usage Reports

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==Types of Reports==
 
==Types of Reports==
  
The LexisNexis usage reporting and analysis system provides reports that comply with the [http://www.projectcounter.org/ Project Counter] Code of Practice 3. As a database aggregator, rather than a journals service, LexisNexis is required by the COUNTER standard to provide the Database 3 (DB3) report, which shows searches and sessions by database, and the Consortium 2 report.   
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As a database aggregator, the LexisNexis usage reporting and analysis system provides the Database 3 (DB3) report, which shows searches and sessions by database, and the Consortium 2 report.   
  
LexisNexis does '''not''' provide JR1 and Consortium 1 reports showing retrievals by publication title. These reports are not required and not appropriate for aggregator databases.
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LexisNexis does '''not''' provide JR1 and Consortium 1 reports showing retrievals by publication title, as these reports are not appropriate for aggregator databases.
  
LexisNexis provides additional data on document retrievals by database, with detail LexisNexis "library" and "file" classification. These data are available through the Analytical Tools described below.
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LexisNexis provides additional data on document retrievals by database, with detail LexisNexis "library" and "file" classification. These data are available through the Analytical Tools described below.
  
 
==SUSHI==
 
==SUSHI==
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==Update Frequency==
 
==Update Frequency==
In accordance with COUNTER guidelines, monthly data will uploaded to the system prior to end of the subsequent month.  In practice, updates may occur as early as the 10th of the month.  
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Monthly data is uploaded to the system prior to end of the subsequent month.  In practice, updates generally occur between the 10th and the 15th of the month.
  
 
==Getting Access to Your Reports==
 
==Getting Access to Your Reports==
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==Analytical Tools==
 
==Analytical Tools==
In addition to providing COUNTER reports in the specified text file format, the LexisNexis usage reporting system includes a powerful analytical interface. The analytical tools available in this interface allows users to analyze trends and select specific data elements for export.  The screenshot below shows the trend view of searches in LexisNexis Academic by month for the fictitious "LexisNexis University."  Instructions for using the tools are provided at the Help within the usage reporting system.
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In addition to providing reports in the text file format, the LexisNexis usage reporting system includes a powerful analytical interface. The analytical tools available in this interface allows users to analyze trends and select specific data elements for export.  The screenshot below shows the trend view of searches in LexisNexis Academic by month for the fictitious "LexisNexis University."  Instructions for using the tools are provided at the Help within the usage reporting system.
  
 
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[[Category: FAQ]]
 
[[Category: FAQ]]
 
[[Category: Academic Help]]
 
[[Category: Academic Help]]
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[[Category: Tech Support]]
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[[Category: Interface Refresh]]

Revision as of 15:06, 13 February 2014