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Statewide Databases: FY2022

The statewide databases provide all who live, work and learn in Massachusetts with access to a wide array of resources at an incredible savings.

Description of Reported Statistics

The usage statistics that are reported are aligned with ARIS (for public libraries) requirements. Specifically, the data being reported on are:

Encyclopedia Britannica 

  • All Encyclopedia Britannica databases - Documents and Media (Total Documents + Media)


  • OneFile and In Context databases - Full Text Retrievals
  • Gale Presents: Peterson's Career Prep -  number of accesses, create a resume, find a career, advice


  • Boston Globe and Science Database databases - Full Text HTML and Full Text PDF (Full Text Total)
  • HeritageQuest - Citation Abstract, Any FT Format


Not Reported: ProQuest Research Companion (contact support for statistics,

  • Research Companion - Video views, Tool Uses 

FY 2022 Statistics