The below resources are aimed at repositories looking to contribute to and leverage shared approaches to counting views and downloads. If you would like to schedule a meeting with MDC technical staff to walk through this process or answer questions, please get in touch.

Step 1: Normalized and comparable counting of views & downloads

If you have feedback or believe your use repository use case is not represented, please let us know so we can consider in future versions.

Step 2: Sending data usage reports to DataCite for aggregation

Questions specific to this step may be sent to help@datacite.org.

Step 3: Retrieving aggregate usage for your repository