Samvera Metrics Interest Group

Scope and Objectives

This groups discusses traditional and emerging scholarly and web metrics in the context of Hydra repositories, including:

  • Submitter/author usage reporting and delivery
  • Administrative usage reporting and delivery
  • Integrations with 3rd party impact assessment tools
  • Standards for scholarly analytics
  • Web analytics
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

The objective of the group is to cultivate and identify interest and expertise on these topics within the Hydra Community, and to discuss Hydra-specific implementation issues surrounding these tools and standards.


  • James Van Mil (University of Cincinnati), facilitator
  • Rosalyn Metz (Stanford)
  • Michelle Dalmau (Indiana University)
  • Chris Awre (University of Hull)
  • Tom Cramer (Stanford)
  • Hannah Frost (Stanford)
  • Rick Johnson (Notre Dame)
  • Deborah Cane (Northwestern University)
  • Amy Neeser (University of Michigan)
  • Nathan Tallman (University of Cincinnati)
  • Katherine Lynch (Temple University)
  • Patricia Hswe (Penn State)
  • Ellen Ramsey (University of Virginia)
  • Steve Van Tuyl (Oregon State University)
  • sally.rumsey (University of Oxford)


Meeting notes