You have two options on SpringerLink to obtain usage for Springer Protocols:

  1. SpringerProtocols specific reports:
    • BR2: Springer Protocols book chapter downloads by month
    • BR3: Springer Protocols book chapter denials by month

      Please note the data for these reports is only available from April 2017 onwards. However, we can provide full 2017 reports on request. Please email experiments@springernature.com if you have any requests for full reports or if you have questions about this reports’ format.
  2. The standard Book Report BR2 and BR3 for downloads and denials include Springer Protocols titles.  If you use this report you need to filter for the ISBNs belonging to SpringerProtocols titles as they are not otherwise identified. A complete list of SpringerProtocols titles can be looked up with our MARC records tool found here: https://adminportal.springernature.com/metadata/books.  You will see an option for SpringerProtocols in the Languages and Collection section.The source title list for SpringerProtocols can be found on the SpringerProtocols librarian webpage on SpringerNature.com


Please note that usage reporting on SpringerLink only includes usage for that platform. Should you need any historical report on SpringerProtocols.com usage further to the platform deactivation date (25th July 2018), please contact us at experiments@springernature.com