Negotiate with information vendors armed with accurate unbiased usage statistics.
Reduce costs by terminating unutilized resources.
Reduce barriers to information access through smart account and password management.
Prove department value through targeted resource usage management reports.
Improve access to online resources for mobile users, in combination with delivering a custom firm branded library app.
Implement cross vendor controls limiting access to costly excluded content.
Direct researchers to preferred information providers based on search type and long term single provider strategy.
Support cost recovery bill back practices through client code validation and cost assignment.
Identify effectiveness of intranet design through usage behaviour analysis targeting areas for future development.
Collect usage statistics across browser types on external and internal data sources, producing actionable reports delivered to the people who need them.
Store account and password details, resulting in less work for the administrators and a password free environment for the end users.
Assign and validate job, deal and matter codes for each online search, optionally passing these costs on to your clients – directly from ResearchMonitor or in conjunction with your billing system.
Centrally store contract details including renewal dates, contacts, costs and terms. Ensure you’re well prepared in advance of renewals and review contract cost reports alongside collected usage.
Provide branded apps to your mobile research community offering usage capture, password management and custom mobile intranet page functionality.
Protect against excessive research spend on excluded content and divert researchers to the sources you want them to use.
“ResearchMonitor provides vital functionality to help run the library efficiently. The usage statistics are a great help at contract negotiation time and we’ve found the insight it provides into how our users use our intranet to be of particular value.”