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eBooks Subscription Usage Reports Glossary

The eBooks Subscription Usage Report was developed to provide usage statistics for your eBook subscriptions. This report returns both total and title-level usage information for the content within each of your subscription collections, making it easy to quantify the value of your subscriptions, as well as identify high-use titles for perpetual purchase.

eBook Subscription Usage Report Fields:

  • Title: Title of eBook

  • Author: Author of eBook

  • Publisher: Publisher of eBook

  • ISBN: International Standard Book Number of the title.

  • EBSCO's Book ID: EBSCO's internal identification number.

  • BISAC: Categorization based on subject headings developed by the Book Industry Systems Advisory Committee of the Book Industry Study Group, Inc.

  • LC Class: Library of Congress classification for an eBook title.

  • Edition: Edition of the eBook

  • Publication Year: Year of publication

  • Reporting Period Total Online Views: Total number of online views of an eBook title for the selected date range of the report.

  • Reporting Period Total Downloads: Total number of downloads of an eBook title for the selected date range of the report.

  • Reporting Period Total Print Requests: Total number of times an eBook titled has been printed for the selected date range of the report.

  • Reporting Period Total Email Requests: Total number of times an eBook title has been emailed for the selected date range of the report.