Reporting and Engagement
Is your content reaching the right readership? Which analytics measure your success? Browse the dashboard reports and reader engagement tools in Digital Commons for answers.
In addition to the resources below, find tested tips on reporting, marketing the repository, and many other topics in the Digital Commons Resource Library. Plus explore our Promotional Materials available to share at your institution.
Compared to the Digital Commons Dashboard, the Content Inventory is more granular, ideal for those who crunch metadata, seek to unify descriptions, and identify structures that might be stagnant or empty.
Digital Commons Dashboard
The Digital Commons Dashboard allows administrators to browse real-time download activity and generate usage reports on demand. This guide describes how to view data for a repository, collection, or individual work and easily share the results with others.
Readership Activity Map
Available for the repository homepage, as well as individual communities and publications, the map allows any collection to easily showcase the impact of its scholarship. Also embeddedable outside of Digital Commons.
Publication Mailing Lists
How to use the mailing list tool in Digital Commons publications for distributing information about new and upcoming content, calls for papers, and other relevant updates.
Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT)
The Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) is an industry standard template for recording how a service or product conforms to Section 508 standards to ensure it is usable and accessible to all potential users.