COUNTER 5

How do I run a COUNTER 5 report?
To run a COUNTER 5 report:  Log in as account administrator at https://journals.sagepub.com/login. Select the Access Options bar. This is displayed in th...
Thu, 14 Feb, 2019 at 10:53 PM
What are the main differences between COUNTER 4 and COUNTER 5?
The most significant difference is the reduction in the number of reports and usage metrics. This allows for clarity and consistency across reports removin...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:08 AM
How have the metrics changed?
COUNTER has reduced the number of metrics from Release 4 for consistency and clarity across reports.  Investigations and Requests are two metric types that ...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 10:33 AM
Is SAGE Journals COUNTER compliant?
Yes, SAGE Journals is COUNTER compliant.  COUNTER 5 data is available from January 2019 onward, and COUNTER 4 reports continue to be available during th...
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019 at 11:40 AM
How will SUSHI Reporting be effected under the R5 changes?
The COUNTER_SUSHI API specification allows report responses to be customized to the caller’s needs using report filters and report attributes. For Standard ...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 10:34 AM
How will I know which report to run?
The most significant change to usage reporting under R5 is that you are not limited by standardized, set reports.  For translation to R4 Journals Usage Repo...
Tue, 7 May, 2019 at 11:29 AM
How long will my institution’s Release 4 Usage Reports be available for?
SAGE will continue to host R4 reporting through at least April 2019, as required by COUNTER.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 10:26 AM
What are the standard reports under COUNTER 5?
Release 4 provided 36 reports, whether optional or standard. COUNTER 5 reports are grouped by reporting level, with standard and expanded reports at each le...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:13 AM
Will Release 5 bring anything new to usage reporting?
R5 will bring increased granularity as well as flexibility with a large data repository, rather than the standard and optional reports under R4. To allow fo...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:09 AM
What is COUNTER?
COUNTER provides the Code of Practice that enables publishers and vendors to report usage of their electronic resources in a consistent way. This enables li...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 10:59 AM