eBooks usage 2016 at Cambridge: a glance at the figures

(6 April 2017) Cambridge University has recently completed compiling 2016 usage statistics for over 75,000 eBooks on more than sixty platforms. Cambridge librarians can download the full dataset but for those of you looking to get a quick idea, ebooks@cambridge offers some key observations.

3.3 million hits were recorded on eBooks… 

eBooks usage continues to increase, albeit more slowly… 

The five eBook platforms with the biggest usage in 2016 were: MyiLibrary (921,455), Dawsonera (520,376), ebrary (397,924), Springer (249,965), Cambridge Core (197,918).

The article in full which has a lot more numbers is here.