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    Esploro Research Assets Usage

    Analytics
    This subject area is only available for Esploro customers.
    You can use the fields in the Esploro Research Assets Usage subject area to create reports that describe the usage of your institution's research assets. The tables below list the available fields.
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    Esploro Research Assets Usage – Star Diagram

    Field Descriptions

    The following lists the fields available in Esploro Research Assets Usage.
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    Esploro Research Assets Usage Field Descriptions
    Most of the fields of the Esploro Research Assets Usage subject area are described on the Esploro Research Assets page. The following fields are unique to the Esploro Research Assets Usage subject area.

    Asset Usage Measures

    Asset Usage Measures is a fact table that stores measures relating to asset usage.
    Asset Usage Measures
    Field Description Additional Information
    Asset Level
    Number of Record Views The number of views of the asset's metadata page in the Research Portal.  
    Number of File Views / Downloads The number of file views and file downloads of the asset in general. This measure counts the number of file views or downloads done for all files on an asset, but they are counted as a single file view/download per session. Therefore, if several files are accessed on an asset in one session, they are counted as a single file view on the asset level.
    Number of Asset Shares The number of asset shares  
    Number of Asset Access Denied The number of access denied requests  
    Asset File Level
    Number of Specific File Views / Downloads The number of  file views and file downloads of a specific file. If a file was viewed and downloaded at the same session, only a single file view is counted.
    Last Date of Access The last date of access  

    Usage Date

    Usage Date is a dimension table that stores fields relating to the date of usage.
    Usage Date
    Field Description Additional Information
    Usage Date Stores the deposit date in the date format 2/29/2012  
    Usage Month Key Stores the month of the date in number format such as 2 for February This field is useful when you want to sort by month
    Usage Month Stores the month of the date in month description format such as February  
    Usage Full Month Stores the month and the year of the date in a display format such as Feb 12  
    Usage Quarter Stores the quarter of the date in a display format such as Q1  
    Usage Year Stores the year of the date in string format such as 2012  

    Asset Usage Details

    Asset Usage Details is a dimension table that stores fields relating to asset usage details.
    Asset Usage Details
    Field Description Additional Information
    Request ID The ID of the request  
    Request IP The IP of the request  
    Request Source The source system from which the request was imported  
    Viewer Type The type of the viewer  
    Requester Type The type of the requester  
    Region The region of the requester  
    City The city of the requester  
    Country The country of the requester  
    Country Code The country code of the requester  
    Latitude The latitude of the requester  
    Longitude The longitude of the requester  
    Organization The organization from which the request came  
    Organization Type The type of the organization from which the request came  
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