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Using OCLC Usage Statistics for WorldCat Discovery Services

OCLC Usage Statistics for WorldCat Discovery Services provides two levels of information about your library's use of the WorldCat Discovery service. This assists you in monitoring user activity and evaluating which databases are searched most often.

WorldCat Discovery Services Reports

WorldCat Discovery Service usage reports are available at the institution level (with consortia and subgroup reports coming soon). Reports will only appear for a given month if there was activity during that period.

Report Description
Overview reports Provides total searches, by month, for your institution.
Searches Used reports Provides information about the searches performed in each database you have configured for your users' discovery experience.

Coming soon:

Report Description
Institution Summary report Will provide a roll-up of search activity for all consortia and subgroup members who used the service during the month specified. Available for Consortia and Subgroups.

 

 

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