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2009 Usage Statistics for Online Reference Databases



Below are tables of usage statistics for the following online reference databases:

Ancestry Library Edition
EBSCOHost

HeritageQuest
Learning Express
Literature Resource Center
netLibrary
Novelist
OverDrive Digital Audiobooks
What Do I Read Next?
WorldCat



Following each table are links to graphs of key data and definitions for each of the categories provided for that resource.

Ancestry Library Edition

  Sessions Searches
Jan 2009 553 9471
Feb 2009 688 10720
Mar 2009 758 11574
April 2009 639 10933
May 2009 501 7940
June 2009 557 7769
July 2009 584 10458
Aug 2008 614 11501
Sept 2009 608 9539
October 2009 480 9035
November 2009 537 9772
December 2009 419 7978
Total 2009 6938 116690

 

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EBSCOHost

  Searches Sessions Abstracts Full-text articles (HTML) PDFs
Jan 2009 27124 2881 4596 2959 1514

Feb 2009

33778 3167 5837 4253 1458

Mar 2009

34402 3765 6484 4691 1727

April 2009

34034 7229 5724 7973 3351

May 2009

22335 6348 3690 17787 9771

June 2009

24350 5814 4619 13018 8499

Jul 2009

45813 8943 4925 13283 10562

Aug 2009

33876 8970 3818 14649 13018

Sept 2009

36504 10779 4711 2162 1454

Oct 2009

45384 15493 6696 3039 1562

Nov 2009

43159 15854 6235 3281 1878

Dec 2009

35552 15061 4629 2431 1480

Total 2009

416311 104304 61964 89526 56274


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HeritageQuest

  Searches Views
Jan 2009 9256 19060
Feb 2009 7803 17006
Mar 2009 10902 19970
April 2009 8312 13265
May 2009 6018 11170
June 2009 5762 13758
July 2009 6900 12464
Aug 2009 6920 13586
Sept 2009 4927 10708
Oct 2009 6217 11894
Nov 2009 5697 12486
Dec 2009 5489 10613
Total 2009 84203 165980


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Learning Express

  Site Visits Total Tests Total Courses
Jan 2009 203 132 60
Feb 2009 183 156 62
Mar 2009 216 191 111
April 2009 169 202 69
May 2009 173 158 22
June 2009 204 126 54
July 2009 169 153 87
Aug 2009 201 203 120
Sept 2009 177 146 122
Oct 2009 164 137 69
Nov 2009 160 162 112
Dec 2009 154 137 120
Total 2009 2173 1903 1008

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Literature Resource Center

  Searches Sessions Total retrievals

Total Fulltext

Jan 2009 598 263 449 449
Feb 2009 2023 536 1768 1768
Mar 2009 2853 900 3066 3066
April 2009 888 328 869 869
May 2009 1625 626 1898 1898
June 2009 375 208 343 343
July 2009 244 163 220 220
Aug 2009 374 172 464 464
Sept 2009 324 211 371 371
Oct 2009 1 3 0 0
Nov 2009 957 420 2471 2471
Dec 2009 793 369 2230 2230
Total 2009 11055 4199 14149 14149

 

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netLibrary


  Usage Accounts created Books turned away Total Turnaways
Jan 2009 854 39 9 25
Feb 2009 725 32 17 69
Mar 2009 800 45 24 78
April 2009 672 28 16 54
May 2009 651 31 10 38
June 2009 715 23 10 29
July 2009 731 33 46 13
Aug 2009 544 32 12 50
Sept 2009 703 28 14 79
Oct 2009 838 47 11 35
Nov 2009 759 31 12 55
Dec 2009 638 26 12 41
Total 2009 8630 395 193 566


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Novelist


  Sessions Searches Abstracts FT
Jan 2009 585 2146 570 718
Feb 2009 603 2314 896 1293
Mar 2009 650 2207 1090 1303
April 2009 657 1981 774 1209
May 2009 595 2357 804 1188
June 2009 744 3001 1595 884
July 2009 340 533 123 1
Aug 2009 359 360 2 0
Sept 2009 369 385 10 0
Oct 2009 368 368 3 0
Nov 2009 360 407 9 0
Dec 2009 290 305 3 0
Total 2009 5920 16364 5879 6596

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OverDrive


  New Patrons Circulation (Checkouts) % of Circ from Max Access
Jan 2009 270 2968 .008
Feb 2009 231 2510 .01
Mar 2009 248 3326 .008
April 2009 216 3055 0
May 2009 166 3040 0
June 2009 282 3436 0
July 2009 284 3798 0
Aug 2009 273 3418 0
Sept 2009 256 3593 0
Oct 2009 243 3590 0
Nov 2009 268 3572 0
Dec 2009 331 3893 0
Total 2009 3068 40199 .028

Overdrive Statistics by library (excel format):

2009: Jan | Feb| March | April | May| June | July | August |Sept.
October | November | December

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What Do I Read Next?


  Sessions Searches Full Text Total Retrievals
Jan 2009 189 697 12 730
Feb 2009 162 602 13 600
Mar 2009 221 662 13 553
April 2009 188 338 3 296
May 2009 162 595 16 527
June 2009 213 817 9 617
July 2009 172 624 8 671
Aug 2009 170 539 4 742
Sept 2009 147 495 7 390
Oct 2009 177 396 3 525
Nov 2009 126 460 7 383
Dec 2009 129 536 25 734
Total 2009 2056 6561 120 6768


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WorldCat/BadgerCat
(Public Accounts Only)


  Searches Sessions
Jan 2009 5528 1903
Feb 2009 5532 1937
Mar 2009 5575 1917
April 2009 5075 1878
May 2009 4392 1599
June 2009 5210 1652
July 2009 5847 1797
Aug 2009 5019 1705
Sept 2009 4824 1752
Oct 2009 4777 1797
Nov 2009 4935 1691
Dec 2009 4286 1405
Total 2009 61000 21033

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For more information about database statistics, contact Heidi Moe.