International Collections of Statistics
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Association of Research Libraries (USA and Canada)
CARL Statistics/Measures. Canadian Association of Research Libraries
SCONUL Statistics. SCONUL (Society of College, National and University Libraries) (UK)
Lib-Stats hosts information useful for the analysis of usage statistics in academic (and other) libraries. Current issues are debated on the lib-stats mailing list. Hosted by Newcastle University Library (UK)
IFLA Statistics and Evaluation Section.
Online Statistical Resources, prepared by the Statistics Section of IFLA.
COUNTER (Counting Online Usage of NeTworked Electronic Resources) - multi-agency project whose objective is to develop a single, internationally accepted, extendible Code of Practice that will allow the usage of online information products and services to be measured more consistently.
NISO Z39.7-2002 Draft Standard for Trial Use Information Services and Use: Metrics & statistics for libraries and information providers--Data Dictionary. Status: Released for trial use: July 26, 2002-July 31, 2003. National Information Standards Organization (NISO) Created by NISO Standards Committee AY: Library Statistics.
The Standardized Usage Statistics Harvesting Initiative (SUSHI) Protocol standard has been approved by ANSI as an American National Standard and given the designation of ANSI/NISO Z39.93-2007.
ANSI/NISO Z39.93 -2007. ISBN: 978-1-880124-70-3 ANSI Approval Date: 29 October 2007
University Library Spending on Books, Journals and Electronic Resources: 2004: a report for the Council of Professional and Academic Publishers by Peter Sowden. The Publishers Association (UK)
Statement Concerning the Decision by the American Association for the Advancement of Science to Discontinue its Relationship with JSTOR (October 2007) Developed by JSTOR Web Statistics Task Force. (US)