Poll results

      


We run regular polls on the Dove Press site and the outcome of these polls is useful to us so we thought we'd make the results available to you as well.

  1. Which social media do you use at least once a week?
    48%  Facebook
    16%  YouTube  
    15%  LinkedIn  
    12%  Twitter  
    3%  Other (various)
    1%  Flickr  
    1%  Tumblr  
    1%  Delicious  
    1%  Digg  
    1%  Bebo  
    1%  MySpace  
  2. Does your institution have a formal policy favoring publication in Open Access journals? 46%  No
    35%  Yes
    19%  Not sure
  3. What sort of mobile phone do you use?
    27%  Nokia   
    18%  iPhone 
    15%  Samsung
    13%  Blackberry  
    10%  Sony Ericsson
    9%    Motorola 
    4%    LG    
    4%    Other
  4. How do you share your findings with your colleagues?
    37%  Publish in journals
    20%  Conferences and meetings      
    17%  Email    
    13%  Give them a hard copy 
    10%  In conversation
    3%    Other  
  5. Do you use any Social Networking websites? 
    56%  No
    44%  Yes
  6. Would you join an Author Rewards program offering benefits from a publisher?
    70%  Yes   
    25%  No   
    5%    Other 
  7. Is having an Impact Factor important for a journal?
    93%  Yes   
    7%    No   
  8. As an author, what do you look for in a medical journal?
    33%  Indexed on PubMed 
    23%  Quick and fair peer review 
    17%  Fast publication of your paper
    14%  Wide readership   
    11%  Good communication with publisher  
    2%   Other
  9. Which reference management software do you use?
    68% EndNote
    20% Reference Manager
    6% RefWorks
    2% Zotero
    1% ProCite
    1% JabRef
    1% Connotea
    1% Other

Updated 23 July 2014