CARLI Usage Statistics Forum

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Friday, November 22, 2013 - 10:30am to 3:30pm

Location: University of Illinois Springfield
Conference Room C/D for the forum sessions and the PAC Restaurant for
lunch. Both spaces are on the first level of the Public Affairs Center
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Parking: Guests may park in Lots C-North or D (no tag or permit will be needed).
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Presented by: The CARLI Commercial Products Committee, SFX Systems
Committee and Collection Management Committee.



10:00am - 10:30am     Registration
10:30am - 10:45am Welcome and Introductions

10:45am - 11:10am

Making informed e-journal keep/cancel decisions using usage statistics – Nancy Mactague, Aurora University

11:10am - 11:35am

Measures of Journal Use-A Comparison of Vendor, Link-Resolver, and Local Citation Statistics – and What It Can Tell Your Library – Sandra De Groote, Deborah Blecic, University of Illinois at Chicago, Kristin Martin, University of Chicago

11:35am - 11:50am

SFX usage statistics demonstration, Denise Green, Millikin University

11:50am - 12:05pm

CORAL demonstration, Andrea Imre, Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Steve Oberg, Wheaton College

12:05pm - 1:05pm Lunch (provided)

1:05pm - 1:30pm

What's the Big Deal? Supporting renewal decisions for large journal packages- Chris Bulock, Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville

1:30pm - 1:55pm

Using Excel Macros, Pivot Tables, and Charts, and some duct tape and superglue to break down data – Jared Wellman, Lincoln Land Community College

1:55pm - 2:10pm Break
2:10pm - 2:25pm UStat Demonstration, Anita Foster, Illinois State University
2:25pm - 2:40pm Voyager Statistics: Conspectus queries, Cathy Salika, CARLI

2:40pm - 2:55pm

EBSCO usage consolidation service demonstration, Elizabeth Bernal, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

2:55pm - 3:30pm Wrap up, discussion, Q&A

Registration: To register, please click on the "Register" tab above.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 13, 2013​.

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