ERIC Number: EJ676554
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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An IP-Level Analysis of Usage Statistics for Electronic Journals in Chemistry: Making Inferences about User Behavior.
Davis, Philip M.; Solla, Leah R.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v54 n11 p1062-68 Sep 2003
Reports an analysis of American Chemical Society electronic journal downloads at Cornell University (Ithaca, New York) by individual IP (Internet Protocol) addresses. Highlights include usage statistics to evaluate library journal subscriptions; understanding scientists' reading behavior; individual use of articles and of journals; and the relationship between the number of article downloads and the number of users. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Chemistry, Downloading, Electronic Journals, Higher Education, Journal Articles, Scholarly Journals, Scientific and Technical Information, Use Studies, Users (Information)
Available electronically: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/jissue/104551672/.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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