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    Analytics - May 2016 Enhancements

    Source Type Added to Link Resolver Usage 

    The Source Type field has been added to the OpenURL Context Details dimension of the Link Resolver Usage subject area. This field allows libraries to easily gather data about where users are coming from when using the Alma Link Resolver.
    The following are the possible values for the Source Type field:
    • Alma - The link was clicked from within Alma staff user interface.
    • Primo and Primo Central - The link was clicked from Primo or Primo Central.
    • The source - When the link is clicked from another source, such as Web of Science, Ebsco, Pubmed, Google Scholar, or any other external source, the name of the source is used as the source type.
    Source Type
    The following is an example of a report using the Source Type field:
    Source Type Report
    For more information, see Open URL Context Details.
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