OpenEdition Counter 5 Service Documentation¶
This application allows institutions and consortia subscribing to OpenEdition Freemium for Journals or OpenEdition Freemium for Books to access their usage statistics for the OpenEdition platform in Counter 5 format.
OpenEdition’s Counter 5 service has been certified by an independent audit performed in April 2021.
The COUNTER Code of Practice for Release 5 is available on Counter Website: https://www.projectcounter.org/code-of-practice-five-sections/abstract/.
The Code of Practice 5.0.1 has been translated into French thanks to the efforts of the Inist-CNRS and the Couperin.org consortium: https://www.projectcounter.org/telecharger-ici-le-code-de-bonnes-pratiques-counter_v5_fr_5-0-1-en-version-pdf/
Counter 5 reports are available:
as tsv files, accessible at https://counter5.openedition.org;
in json format accessible via Sushi protocol at the following address: https://counter5.openedition.org/api/doc.
- 1. Credentials
- 2. Available Reports
- 3. Metric types
- 4. Sushi API
- 5. Counter 5 and OpenEdition Freemium
- 6. Date of report availability and response time
- 7. Certification