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Case study: strategic use of COUNTER data

07 October 2021

COUNTER usage data is an important tool in a library’s data warehouse, not only in calculating cost-per-use and informing cancellation and acquisition decisions. In this video an expert panel discusses how usage data can also support the value of the library’s investment in content, and be used as evidence in publisher negotiations.


  • Ivy Anderson – Associate Executive Director and Director of Collection Development and Management at California Digital Library
  • Joanna Ball – Head of Roskilde University Library
  • Dr Amy Devenney – Product Manager, Intelligence at Jisc
  • Jill Morris – Executive Director of the PALCI Consortium
  • Moderated by Anne C Osterman – Director of the Virtual Library of Virginia (VIVA)

Video hosting provided by Cadmore Media

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