The following is a breakdown of total usage of all ejournals from 1996 until 2003.
A breakdown of the usage for individual ejournals is available here.

Electronic Journals: 1996-2003

Data from log files at http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/


Request Type 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Total successful requests 362,801 597,073 1,152,332 2,019,401 3,453,073 4,926,084 5,205,298 6,346,921
Distinct files requested 1,084 2,264 6,011 14,372 9,442 17,659 52,699 30,136
Distinct hosts served 106,747 167,808 224,182 313,711 458,885 546,571 879,612 718,369


US Domains Access Data

Domain 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
.edu 98,023 113,537 188,713 319,412 993,203 798,374 680,670 532,895
.com 75,416 144,440 225,879 420,326 828,442 1,243,728 1,390,935 2,010,910
.net 39,932 91,968 143,372 194,577 485,793 838,888 1,005,528 1,202,899
.us 6,163 11,604 19,778 24,698 65,444 94,240 95,633 96,845
.org 4,284 5,323 6,419 9,305 22,187 36,685 42,775 61,281
.gov 2,580 3,502 4,094 3,398 5,182 7,857 7,992 10,988
.mil 1,147 1,694 3,012 4,316 9,318 13,970 13,440 16,054


Select International Domain Requests

Country 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Canada 9,640 15,055 22,529 22,496 49,135 89,073 110,871 110,141
Australia 6,961 11,548 19,811 26,671 45,535 75,244 89,241 97,463
United Kingdom 4,880 8,574 14,168 14,749 30,657 65,413 78,077 86,460
Germany 2,454 4,557 6,879 14,890 105,524 348,937 150,292 41,693
Japan 2,579 3,886 9,015 11,302 20,349 41,728 30,559 30,117
South Korea 1,993 2,580 3,402 2,514 1,216 994 1,080 980
Malaysia 693 2,525 7,050 14,505 20,388 26,683 17,579 19,359
Sweden 1,669 2,371 3,588 2,646 7,554 9,705 8,917 9,730
Italy 1,380 2,140 3,052 6,123 8,859 15,151 16,048 22,458
Finland 1,462 2,126 3,179 3,208 5,461 8,402 9,814 12,296
Netherlands 1,929 2,105 3,636 7,032 10,272 16,473 18,208 39,155
Spain 1,014 1,671 3,443 4,183 9,163 15,073 15,635 11,770
New Zealand 1,286 1,726 3,319 4,648 10,999 14,515 14,434 18,807
Singapore 772 1,904 2,725 3,458 7,076 10,814 15,121 13,623
France 1,843 2,032 4,107 4,452 11,263 20,448 16,076 21,565
Taiwan 1,007 1,689 2,711 5,390 7,874 16,490 11,222 23,760
Costa Rica 85 91 90 5,303 unavailable 822 488 374


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