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 ).

 

September, 2004

 

Visitors

 

Total Visits 262,714

 


Pages and Files (Top 10 Pages)

Top Page: Library Home Page39,759

Databases (Alphabetically, Subject Guides & Indexes)*

Student Services Pages
Public Opinion Polls on the Internet

Research Methods in the Social Sciences
Libraries and Collections 

Richter Library Reserves
Proquest Databases
       
  
SFX Button
Ovid Databases

10,803
3,058
2,425
1,934
1,796
1,680
1,599
1,043
871

  

 

Notable High Hit Counts                                          Proquest Databases
Most Requested Form or Database    Proquest Database
Cuban Heritage Collection (881))


Navigation

Most Popular Entrance to Site Library Home Page (29%)
Other Unique Entrances Research Methods in the Social Sciences
Notable Unique Entrances Public Opinion Polls on the Internet

 


Activity

66% visitors view 1-2 pages of the site
70 % site visits 0-1 minutes (quick consult)
Highest Web Activity Days Monday - Tuesday
Peak
Web Activity Hours 12 P.M. 4. P.M.

 

 

Referrals and Search Engines

 

6% Visitors From umiami.edu
6% Various Search Engine (73% Google, 10% MSN, 14% Yahoo, 2% other)
Most Common Searches: "Research Methods,Public Opinion Polls, Anthurium, Background Tiles, Polls"
Unexpected Larger Referrals: Black Voices 
  Amyshogwarts   Calder Medical
  


* 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)