We are using Google Analytics on our finding aids at NCSU, though it's
only been in place for a few months so we don't have much data
collected yet. Prior to that we we using Urchin (which was bought by
Google in early 2005). We are still using Urchin alongside GA. Do you
have any specific questions or things you want feedback on?
On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 2:01 PM, Nathan Tallman <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Happy Tuesday Everyone,
> Just wondering if anyone has tried using Google Analytics with their finding
> aids. I was thinking it would be easy enough to insert the necessary code
> in the stylesheet template and then you'd would be able to get some good
> data on finding aid use, as well as user browser/network/hardware
> When I started my current position, I implemented Analytics on several pages
> of our website. Our public finding aids are all HTML at the moment and I
> didn't want to hand edit each individual document, so chose not to implement
> Analytics in finding aids for the time being. We've recently started an EAD
> project thought and this idea came back to me.
> If you have implemented Google Analytics for your finding aids, I'd love to
> hear about it!
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