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COUNTER5 updates: New custom filters and Platform reports now available

Springer Nature

We are pleased to announce 2 new COUNTER5 (C5) updates released in September 2020. The first update is that 4 new filters are now available to use for C5 customer filtered Title Master Reports.

29 Sep 2020
New URL for Metadata Downloader


In September a new URL was activated for the Springer Nature Metadata Downloader. We have a redirect URL in place directing any traffic from the previous URL to the new one, therefore access to the downloader should remain uninterrupted.

29 Sep 2020
Librarian Portal Update: Transition from siteIDs to BPIDs

Counter Reports

In early September all customers will transition to only using their BPID as the main customer identifier. Currently, COUNTER 4 and Scientific American usage is reporting on siteIDs, but as of September the reporting will be based on the customer’s BPID.

29 Aug 2020

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