A practical guide: the Central Analytics Standing Group is working to bring together the best resources for the information you most seek as indicated in the 2019 survey.
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- Service Area Reports
Introduction to Analytics
Covers menu structure, icons, and structure of Analytics. This also demonstrates how to copy and paste an analysis, addresses a few key issues you might encounter, and covers some details about displaying the reporting and rearranging columns in the display.
Analytics 201 – SQL Statements in OBI
Derive hour, day, etc. from date; date arithmetic; tops, bottoms
Tips and Tricks with SQL Statements
Use of timestampadd and functions on CURRENT_DATE for loan information.
Loans Over the Last Three Days - PDF, Bill Kelm, Willamette, (July 2016)
Show loans for the past three days using TIMESTAMPADD, making a graph & widget.
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