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COUNTER and Usage Data: A Two-Part Webinar

Part One - COUNTER: A How-To Guide
May 6, 2009
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Part Two - New Applications of Usage Data
May 13, 2009
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)

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Register for both webinars and receive a 25% discount! You must register for the two-webinar package to receive the discount. Separate registrations will incur full registration fees. Package registrations made after 12:00 pm on May 6th will receive live access to New Applications of Usage Data and archive access to COUNTER: A How-To Guide. Please contact the NISO office at nisohq@niso.org if you have any questions.


Part Two - New Applications of Usage Data

May 13, 2009
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)

About the Webinar

The second part of a two-session series on COUNTER, this web seminar will explore broad issues surrounding usage data reports, the transfer of usage data via SUSHI, and developing issues related to e-books and multimedia. Hosted in partnership with COUNTER, the session will provide in-depth information about the challenges and opportunities librarians face regarding the application of usage data.

Themes: General Issues, Collection Management, Library Management
Level: Novice to Advanced

Agenda

1:00-1:15 p.m.: Welcome & System Overview

Karen A. Wetzel, Standards Program Manager, NISO

1:15-1:35 p.m.: COUNTER - New Features and Applications

Peter Shepherd, Project Director, Project COUNTER

1:35-1:55 p.m.: Article-Level Metrics at PLoS and Beyond

Peter Binfield, Managing Editor of PLoS ONE, Public Library of Science

1:55-2:15 p.m.: An Overview of Recent Usage Data Research

John McDonald, Director, Information & Bibliographic Management & Faculty Relations, Libraries, Claremont University Consortium

2:15-2:30 p.m.: Q & A and Wrap-up

Registration

If paying by credit card, register online for either the single webinar or the two-webinar package. Package registrations made after 12:00 pm on May 6th will receive live access to New Applications of Usage Data and archive access to COUNTER: A How-To Guide.

If paying by check, use this PDF registration form.

Fees

  Single Webinar Two-Webinar Package
NISO Member $79 $119
NASIG Member $79 $119
International Member $94 $142
Non-member $99 $149
International non-member $114 $172
Student $39 $59

Additional Information

  • Package registrations made after 12:00 pm on May 6th will receive live access to New Applications of Usage Data and archive access to COUNTER: A How-To Guide.
  • Registration for the individual webinar or the package closes at 12:00 pm Eastern on May 13, 2009.
  • Cancellations made by April 29 (package) and May 6 (individual webinar) will receive full refunds. After those respective dates, there are no refunds.
  • Registrants will receive detailed instructions about accessing the webinar(s) via e-mail the Monday prior to the event(s).
  • Registration is per site (access for one computer) and includes access to the online recorded archive of the webinar.
  • Webinar presentation slides and Q&A will be posted to the site following the live webinar.
  • Registrants will receive access information to the archived webinar following the event.