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    Analytics Evidence CUSA1 - Canned Reports for Cost per Use Package do not reflect correct information

    Created By: Igelu-Eluna Analytics
    Created on: 3/19/2019



    status: open
    priority: medium
    subject area: cost usage
    acquisitions

    Below is a sample of one of the resources pulled from Analytics using the canned report (Data from UT Dallas).

    Problems with the Data:

    Problem 1:  The cost analysis is broken down by taking the PO amount by 12 and then giving the cost per use by month. This probably would be served better by providing a yearly breakdown with a different report providing monthly data (or having prompts allowing for the report to be broken into months).

    Problem 2: Usage and Estimated Usage. This data is not currently loaded into Alma by our institution. Can there be a clarification of how this data is obtained as this could also cause incorrect results if it combines with loaded data from an institution.


    From the IGeLU-ELUNA Analytics Working Group, Analytics Evidence Document

    Please send questions or comments to the Analytics Working Group Listserv





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