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Analytics & Reporting

For the PALNI Analytics Advisory Group, and PALNI librarians working with analytics, reports, ROI, and assessment

About Suma

Suma ( comprises a set of tools, including a mobile tablet-based (i.e. Apple iPad) data collection application, that will allow library staff to collect, aggregate, and interactively analyze real-time data about the usage of physical space and services.

Want to Use Suma?

Want to use Suma at your own site? If Suma is not installed for your site, contact Lauren (

Want a overview of how Suma is being used in PALNI? Watch this PALNI webinar from March 21, 2017.

Want to look at how Suma is setup at other PALNI libraries? All Suma clients are openly viewable at

PALNI Documentation for Suma

Official Suma Links