Re: [greenstone-users] Search History

From Tod Olson
DateMon, 19 Mar 2007 09:03:42 -0500
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Search History
In-Reply-To (615feabd0703190249r1b12977bv10b57dce98e4a967-mail-gmail-com)
On Mar 19, 2007, at Mar 19, 4:49 AM, cyberarian wrote:

> I want to track the record or all searches made my users in my
> digital library. Mean, to check the users needs and query style.
> Can I save all the queries made by my users ?

I've had success pulling that sort of information out of the Apache
logs. The was back around Greenstone 2.61 or somesuch. We could
figure out which browse indexes were used the most, how much time
people spent searching vs. examining an object, that sort of thing.

> An other question, can I give some suggestions to my users for
> searching my collection when they found zero or no results?

Can't you help on that one.


Tod Olson <tod@uchicago.edu>
Systems Librarian
University of Chicago Library