Richter Library Web Statistics 2005 Summary

(This summary compiles from six different server reports making up the University of Miami online web system. Servers: Main Library Server : http://www.library.miami.edu , Digital: http://digital.library.miami.edu, Findit: http://findit.library.miami.edu, Scholar: http://scholar.library.miami.edu . Three and five page narrative summaries are also available as are the various 140 pp. reports (6 reports ) in print and in online formats.

 

2005 January February March April* May June July August September October November December  
                           
Visitors
Total Visits 393,543 370,778 502,462 233,288 414,531 320, 575 302, 417 209, 040 347, 522        
 
Pages and Files
                           
Library Sections Data
                           
Library Home Page Library Home Page
(71, 425)
Library Home Page (35, 284) Library Home Page (62, 488) Library Home Page (57,346) Library Home Page (62,502) Library Home Page (56,418) Library Home Page (51, 454) Library Home Page (41, 275) Library Home Page
(66, 237)
       
                           
Top General Pages January February March April May June July August September October November December  
1) Databases (Alphabetically (18,703) Subject Guides & Indexes, (7,342)Infosheets (1,796)(27,841)*** Databases (Alphabetically (29,972) Subject Guides & Indexes, (3,696) Infosheets (2,890)(36,558)*** Databases (Alphabetically (10,455) Subject Guides & Indexes, (4,223) Infosheets (3,952)(18, 630)*** Databases (Alphabetically (12,888) Subject Guides & Indexes, (5,387) Infosheets (4,363)(22,638)*** Databases (Alphabetically (9,510) Subject Guides & Indexes, (5,370) Infosheets (2,762)(17,642)*** Databases (Alphabetically (10,667) Subject Guides & Indexes, (5,302) Infosheets (2,321)(18,290)*** Databases (Alphabetically (10,624) Subject Guides & Indexes, (2,545) Infosheets (2,558)(15,227)*** Databases (Alphabetically (8,979) Subject Guides & Indexes, (1,953) Infosheets (1,386)(12,318)*** Databases (Alphabetically (12, 635) Subject Guides & Indexes, (2,148) Infosheets (2,267)(17,050)***        
2) Student Services Pages (5,156) Student Services Pages (1,604) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,803) Student Services Pages (2, 980) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,045) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,411) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (3,967) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,334) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,437)        
3) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,803) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (1,286) Student Services Pages (3,528) Research Methods in the Social Sciences (4,803) Student Services Pages (2, 725)
Student Services Pages (2, 145) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (2,087) Student Services Pages (3,508) Student Services Pages (4,363)        
4) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (3,016) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (1,072) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (2,339) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (2,139) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (1,919) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (2,111) Student Services Pages (1, 987) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (2,473) University of Miami Libraries - Libraries and Collections  (2,473)        
5) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,843) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (573) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,760) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,760) Online Resources for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies
(1,593)
Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,410) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,288) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,350) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (1,695)        
                           
Top Special Resources January February March April May June July August September October November December  
1) CWSI Archival Video Collections (1206) CWSI Archival Video Collections (1225) CWSI Archival Video Collections (1420) CWSI Archival Video Collections (1620) Cuban Rafters Site (1,037) UM Faculty Publications Database (4,734) UM Faculty Publications Database (2,633) UM Faculty Publications Database (3,503) UM Faculty Publications Database (4,761)        
2) University of Miami Faculty Publications (784) University of Miami Faculty Publications (910) University of Miami Faculty Publications (920) University of Miami Faculty Publications (1,029) CHC Digital: Online Resources for Cuban and Cuban American Studies (837) The Sixties - Bibliography (248) Background Tiles (1,219) Net Guides: Psychology (2,778) Net Guides: Psychology (4,437)        
3) University of Miami Digital Libraries (431)
The Sixties - Bibliography (343)
Anthurium: Caribbean Studies Journal (564) Anthurium: Caribbean Studies Journal (549) Calvin Shedd Letters (731) Background Tiles (1,052) Calvin Shedd Letters (613) Public Opinion Polls on the Internet (871) Cuba and Cuban Americans on the Internet (980)        
4) CHC Digital: Online Resources for Cuban and Cuban American Studies (761) CHC Digital: Online Resources for Cuban and Cuban American Studies (457) Bound to Please: Fine Leather Bindings (309) The Sixties - Bibliography (472) Photographs in Florida (485) Calvin Shedd Letters (558) Mark F. Boyd Collection, University of Miami Libraries (303) Cuba and Cuban Americans on the Internet (559) Anthurium Journal (624)        
5) Anthurium: Carribean Studies Journal (418) Media Lab (275) The Sixties - Bibliography (302) Calvin Shedd Letters (431) Voices of Andrew (481) Mark F. Boyd Collection, University of Miami Libraries (358) Juan Trippe Pages, Pan Am Airlines (268) Calvin Shedd Letters (554) Sixties (382)        
                           
Top General Collections January February March April May June July August September October November December  
1) Pan American World Airways (2,251) Pan American World Airways (496) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,318) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,318) Pan American World Airways (1,082) Pan American World Airways (1,760) Pan American World Airways (1,965) Pan American World Airways (1,877) Pan American World Airways (1,264)        
2) Cuban Heritage Collection (879) Anthurium (653) Pan American World Airways (1,286) Pan American World Airways (828) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,063) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (939) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,005) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,269) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,201)        
3) Florida Postcard Collection (872) Background Tiles Collection (313) Background Tiles (900) Florida Postcard Collection (543) Background Tiles Collection (899) Cuban Heritage Collection (821) Cuban Heritage Collection (861) Background Tiles Collection (1,207) Florida Postcard Collection (627)        
4) Archives and Special Collections (863) Florida Postcard Collection (239) Florida Postcard Collection (652) Cuban Heritage Collection (496) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (708) Archives and Special Collections (693) Florida Postcard Collection (723) Archives and Special Collections (808) Archives and Special Collections (608)        
5) Austin and Marta
Weeks Music Library
(751)
Archives and Special Collections (234) Cuban Heritage Collection (638) Archives and Special Collections (419) University of Miami Digital Library (616) Florida Postcard Collection (622) Archives and Special Collections (690) Cuban Heritage Collection (757) Background Tiles Collection (507)        
                           
Top Indexes and Databases January February March April May June July August September October November December  
1) Proquest (1,173) Proquest Databases (2,037) Ovid (2,820) *** Lexis-Nexis ( 1,503) Proquest (1,160) SFX (862) Science Direct (468) SFX (1,241)        
2) Science Direct (932) SFX Button (2,014 Proquest (2,447) *** Proquest (1,341) SFX (1,043) ScienceDirect (819) SFX (414) Proquest (1,059)        
3) Ovid SilverPlatter (887) Ovid Databases (1,793) SFX (2,279) *** Science-Direct (1,269) Science Direct (759) LexisNexis (723) Proquest (404) Ovid (1,037)        
4) SFX Button (865) Science Direct (1,500) Science Direct (1,928) *** SFX (1,032) Ovid (635) Proquest (686) Ovid (318) Science Direct (1,028)        
5) EBSCO (684) Ebsco Databases (1,252) Lexis-Nexis (1,720) *** Ovid (861) Ebsco (693) Ovid (650) Lexis-Nexis (302) Lexis-Nexis (654)        
                           
Top Services January February March April May June July August September October November December  
1) Richter Library Reserves - Table of Contents (2,713) Richter Library Reserves - Table of Contents (934) Richter Library Reserves - Table of Contents (1, 374) Richter Library Reserves - Table of Contents (973) View Your Circulation Record (1,016) Interlibrary Loan (1,013) Interlibrary Loan (943)


View Your Circulation Record
(674)

 

Interlibrary Loan (940)        
2) Interlibrary Loan (1,110) Search Databases and Index Descriptions (456) Interlibrary Loan (924) Interlibrary Loan (727) Interlibrary Loan (728) View Your Circulation Record (695) New Acquisitions (463) Interlibrary Loan (607) View Your Circulation Record (686)        
3) View Your Circulation Record (990) Interlibrary Loan (369) Site Index and Site Search Engine (604) View Your Circulation Record (560) Richter Library Reserves - Table of Contents (635) Search Full Text Electronic Journals (469) Search Full Text Electronic Journals (462) Renewing Online (383) Renewing Online (383)        
4) Site Index and Search Engine (835) Site Index and Search Engine (301) Search Full Text Electronic Journals (535) Site Index and Site Search Engine (513) Renewing Online (623) Renewing Online (408) Ask A Librarian (375) Ask A Librarian (231) Ask A Librarian (327)        
5) Renewing Online (642) View Your Circulation Record (251) Search Databases & Index Description (497) Search Full Text Electronic Journals (508) Search Full Text Electronic Journals (406) Ask A Librarian (370) Renewing Online (324) Storage Request Form (148) Honors with Book List (240)        
                           
  January February March April May June July August September October November December  
Notable High Hit Counts
Pan American World Airways (2,251) SFX Button (2,014) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,318) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,318) Pan American World Airways (1,082) UM Faculty Publications Database (4,734) UM Faculty Publications Database (2,633) UM Faculty Publications Database (3,503) Interlibrary Loan (940)        
Most Requested Form or Database Proquest Databases (1,173) Proquest Databases (2,037) Ovid Databases  (2,820) *** Lexis-Nexis ( 1,503) Proquest (1,160) SFX (862) Science Direct (468) Proquest (1,059)        
Noted Collection Hits Pan American World Airways (2,251) Proquest Databases (2,037) Psychology Research Guide (1,759) Pan American World Airways (828) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (708) Pan American World Airways (1,760) Pan American World Airways (1,965) Austin and Marta Weeks Music Library (1,269) Pan American World Airways (1,264)        
  January February March April May June July August September October November December  
Navigation
Most Popular Entrance to Site Library Home Page
(41%)
Library Home Page
(26%)
Library Home Page (47%) Library Home Page (45%) Library Home Page (45%) Library Home Page (44%) Library Home Page (42%) Library Home Page (27%?) Library Home Page (29%?)        
Other Unique Entrances Databases and Indexes, Subject Guides Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences Research Methods in the Social Sciences        
Notable Unique Entrances PanAm Collection Databases and Indexes, Subject Guides PanAm Collection Public Opinion Polls on the Internet Pan American World Airways Pan American World Airways Pan American World Airways Pan American World Airways Pan American World Airways        
  January February March April May June July August September October November December  
Activity
Visitors 75% view 1-2 pages of the site 65% view 1-2 pages of the site 75% view 1-2 pages of the site 73% view 1-2 pages of the site 52% view 1-2 pages of the site 74% view 1-2 pages of site 74% view 1-2 pages of site 73% view 1-2 pages of site 73% view 1-2 pages of site        
Site Visits 81%, 1-2 minutes in length 72%, 1-2 minutes in length 79%, 1-2 minutes in length 78%, 1-2 minutes in length 73% view 1-2 pages of the site 77% 1-2 minutes in length 78% 1-2 minutes in length 76% 1-2 minutes in length 77% 1-2 minutes in length        
Highest Web Activity Days Monday & Thursday Monday & Wednesday Monday & Wednesday Monday & Tuesday Monday & Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday Tuesday & Friday Tuesday & Wednesday Wednesday & Thursday        
Peak Web Activity Hours 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. 1:00 - 4:00 P.M 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M        
  January February March April May June July August September October November December  
Referrals and Search Engines
Visitors 7% from umiami.edu , 5% Google, 2% Yahoo, 1 % MSN 9% from umiami.edu, 5% Google, 2% Yahoo, 1% MSN 7% from umiami.edu , 3% Google, 1% Yahoo, 1% MSN 7% from umiami.edu , 3% Google, 1% Yahoo, 1% MSN**** 0.1% Google (anomolous, others negligible, see unexpected referrers) 0.15 % Google, 0.04 % Yahoo, 0.02 % MSN N/A N/A          
Search Engines  9 % 8 % 5% 5%**** 1 % (anomolous) 1% 5 % N/A          
Google 69 % 60 % 59% 85% 76% 87% Google 82 % 80% 79%        
MSN 13 % 15 % 15% 6% 6% 5 % 5 % 5 % 7%        
Yahoo 16 % 23 % 24% 6% 15% 6 % 11 % 13% 12%        
Other 2 % 2% 2% 2% 2% 2 % 2 % 2%          
 
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Unexpected Larger Refferals www.blogger.net, www.neopets.com www.blogger.net, www.neopets.com www.blackvoices.com www.images.google.com
www.xanga.com
www.myspace.com
www.google.com
U Miami School of Business
(various online gambling/poker sites) (various online gambling/poker sites

(various online gambling/poker sites)

http://www.voila.com

(French Search Engine)

U Miami School of Business        

*** Full datasets are unavailable for April's data as certain server's had problems capturing data after April 21st. (Findit and Falcon Datasets compiled separately.)
*** Serverlog data error for April databases.
****Unavailable for April. Taken from previous month.