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Library and Archives

Virginia Polytechnic
Institute and State University

The following is a breakdown of total usage of all ejournals from 1996 until 2000. A breakdown of the usage for individual ejournals is available here.

Electronic Journals: 1996-2000

data from log files at scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/


EJs From SCP

Requests
1996 1997 % increase
1996-1997
1998 % increase
1997-1998
1999 % increase
1998-1999
2000 % increase
1999-2000
% increase
1996-2000
Total successful requests
362,801
597,073
65%
1,152,332
93%
2,019,401
75%
3,453,073
71%
852%
No. of distinct files requested
1,084
2,264
109%
6,011
166%
14,372
139%
9,442
-33%
771%
No. of distinct hosts served
106,747
167,808
57%
224,182
34%
313,711
40%
458,885
48%
330%

 


 

US Domains Access Data

US domains 1996 no. of accesses 1997 no. of accesses % increase
1996-1997
1998 no. of accesses % increase
1997-1998
1999 no. of accesses % increase
1998-1999
2000
no. of accesses
% increase
1998-1999
% increase
1996-2000
.edu
98,023
113,537
16%
188,713
66%
319,412
69%
993,203
211%
913%
.com
75,416
144,440
92%
225,879
56%
420,326
86%
828,442
97%
998%
.net
39,932
91,968
130%
143,372
56%
194,577
36%
485,793
150%
1117%
.us
6,163
11,604
88%
19,778
70%
24,698
25%
65,444
164%
962%
.org
4,284
5,323
24%
6,419
21%
9,305
45%
22,187
138%
418%
.gov
2,580
3,502
36%
4,094
17%
3,398
-17%
5,182
53%
101%
.mil
1,147
1,694
48%
3,012
78%
4,316
43%
9,318
116%
712%

 


 

17 countries making most requestes for SCP journal files (per 1998)

(excluding the United States)

Country
1996 no. of accesses 1997 no. of accesses % increase
1996-1997
1998 no. of accesses % increase
1997-1998
1999 no. of accesses % increase
1998-1999
2000 no. of accesses % increase
1999-2000
% increase
1996-2000
Canada
9,640
15,055
56%
22,529
50%
22,496
-.1%
49,135
118%
410%
Australia
6,961
11,548
66%
19,811
72%
26,671
34%
45,535
71%
554%
United Kingdom
4,880
8,574
76%
14,168
65%
14,749
4%
30,657
108%
528%
Germany
2,454
4,557
86%
6,879
51%
14,890
16%
105,524
609%
4200%
Japan
2,579
3,886
51%
9,015
132%
11,302
25%
20,349
80%
689%
South Korea
1,993
2,580
30%
3,402
32%
2,514
-26%
1,216
-52%
-64%
Malaysia
693
2,525
264%
7,050
179%
14,505
106%
20,388
41%
2842%
Sweden
1,669
2,371
42%
3,588
51%
2,646
-93%
7,554
185%
353%
Italy
1,380
2,140
55%
3,052
43%
6,123
101%
8,859
45%
542%
Finland
1,462
2,126
45%
3,179
50%
3,208
1%
5,461
70%
274%
Netherlands
1,929
2,105
9%
3,636
73%
7,032
93%
10,272
46%
433%
Spain
1,014
1,671
65%
3,443
106%
4,183
21%
9,163
119%
804%
New Zealand
1,286
1,726
34%
3,319
92%
4,648
40%
10,999
137%
755%
Singapore
772
1,904
147%
2,725
43%
3,458
27%
7,076
105%
817%
France
1,843
2,032
10%
4,107
102%
4,452
8%
11,263
153%
511%
Taiwan
1,007
1,689
68%
2,711
61%
5,390
99%
7,874
46%
682%
Costa Rica
85
91
7%
90
-1%
5,303
5,792%
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