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  • Undercounting File Downloads from Institutional Repositories 

    OBrien, Patrick; Arlitsch, Kenning; Sterman, Leila; Mixter, Jeff; Wheeler, Jonathan; Borda, Susan (Emerald, 2016-10)
    A primary impact metric for institutional repositories (IR) is the number of file downloads, which are commonly measured through third-party web analytics software. Google Analytics, a free service used by most academic ...
  • Whitewater: An archival angle 

    Scott, Kim Allen (1995-01)
    As an archivist and special collections librarian I am sometimes asked, "What is the use of all that old stuff? Isn't it just kept for genealogists and stuffy guys in tweed jackets?" I usually answer with some defensive ...
  • Evaluation of toxicity of biorational insecticides against larvae of the alfalfa weevil 

    Reddy, Gadi V.P.; Antwi, Frank B.; Shrestha, Govinda; Kuriwada, Takashi (2016-05)
    The alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), is a major pest of alfalfa Medicago sativa L. (Fabaceae). While H. postica usually causes the most damage before the first cutting, in summer of 2015 damaging ...
  • Microbiomes, metagenomics, and primate conservation: New strategies, tools, and applications 

    Stumpf, R.M.; Gomez, A.; Amato, K.R.; Yeoman, Carl J.; Polk, J.D.; Wilson, B.A.; Nelson, K.E.; White, B.A.; Leigh, S.R. (2016-07)
    Conservation strategies require multifaceted approaches to monitor and protect primate populations, many of which are rapidly declining around the world. We propose that microbial ecology and next-generation microbiome ...
  • Data set supporting study on Undercounting File Downloads from Institutional Repositories [dataset] 

    OBrien, Patrick; Arlitsch, Kenning; Sterman, Leila; Mixter, Jeff; Wheeler, Jonathan; Borda, Susan (Montana State University ScholarWorks, 2016-07)
    This dataset supports the study published as “Undercounting File Downloads from IR”. The following items are included: 1. gaEvent.zip = PDF exports of Google Analytics Events reports for each IR. 2. gaItemSummaryPageViews.zip ...

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