Richter Library Web Statistics 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 ).

 

May, 2004

 

Visitors

 

Total Visits 142,482

 


Pages and Files (Top 10 Pages)

Top Page: Library Home Page131,935

Databases (Alphabetically, Subject Guides & Indexes)*
Research Methods in the Social Sciences
Student Services Page
Public Opinion Polls on the Internet          
  
University of Miami Libraries and Collections
Lexis-Nexis Database
Panam Airways Collection  
Proquest Database Products                                            
  
Cubans and Cuban Americans on the Internet                                         

21,398
3,817
3,327
2,506
2,021
1,727
1,309
1,309
1,162

  

 

Notable High Hit Counts                                         Database Products, Lexis-Nexis, Proquest
Most Requested Form or Database    Lexis-Nexis Databases
Cuban Heritage Collection (877))


Navigation

Most Popular Entrance to Site Library Home Page (36%)
Other Unique Entrances Databases, Research Methods in the Social Sciences
Notable Unique Entrances Public Opinion Polls on the Internet

 


Activity

72 % visitors view 1-2 pages of the site
77 % site visits 0-1 minutes (quick consult)
Highest Web Activity Days Monday - Thursday
Peak
Web Activity Hours 3 P.M. 4. P.M.

 

 

Referrals and Search Engines

 

7% Visitors From Black Voices
8% Various Search Engine (64% Google, 15% MSN, 17% Yahoo, 2% other)
Most Common Searches: "Public Opinion Polls"
Unexpected Larger Referrals: Black Voices  
Xanga.com   Wc3.worldcrossing.com
  


* Databases Listed Alphabetically By Title (5,430). http://findit.library.miami.edu/research/research.php + Databases & Indexes (3,057) (Infosheets) + Database & Indexes (Subject Guides) (2,012)