Books at JSTOR publisher reports are self-service reports that capture the usage of your books on JSTOR by institution, location, or title. Our reporting system enables you to:

  • Schedule reports yourself
  • Request a one-time report or a scheduled report
  • Customize your report to be cumulative or to only contain data from a certain time period

Requesting access to your reports

First, create an individual JSTOR account if you don’t already have one, then contact support to have administrative privileges added to your account. You will then be able to see and schedule usage reports in your individual account.

Report types available

Report Code Description
Book Usage by Title PUB_BTU Usage of your books on JSTOR by title
Book Usage by Institution PUB_BIU Usage of your books on JSTOR by institution
Book Usage by Country PUB_BCU Usage of your books on JSTOR by country

Scheduled reports

You can request a scheduled report to have data be delivered automatically to you in weekly or monthly intervals. Note that you can choose a custom date range for the data to be included in this report. To schedule a report:

  1. Select account(s) and report type(s)
  2. Under “Report Type,” select “Scheduled”
  3. Select your desired frequency: “Weekly” or “Monthly”
  4. Under “Reporting Period,” select your desired range (this option will change based on whether you chose a weekly or monthly report)
  5. Select your report type format. (Note that XLSX is an Excel readable file.)
  6. Name your report if you wish to customize the title
  7. Choose the recipient’s email address
  8. Review your information on the next screen and press “Submit”

Your report will be sent to the recipient’s email on the first day of the month or every Monday.

One-time reports

To request a one-time report to receive data from a certain time period:

  1. Select account(s) and report type(s)
  2. Under “Report Type,” select “One Time”
  3. Choose your Start and End date
  4. Name your report if you wish to customize the title
  5. Choose the recipient’s email address
  6. Review your information on the next screen and press “Submit”

Your report will be sent to the recipient’s email shortly.