1Introduction and demographic data

1.1Which gender do you identify with?

1.2How old are you?

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1.4 What area do you work in?
(multiple answers possible)


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1.9What is your academic qualification?

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1.11 What is your professional position?
(multiple answers possible)


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What is your view on the publishing landscape today? Please complete these sentences: 

 
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2Journal of e-Democracy and Open Government (JeDEM)

2.1 How did you hear about JeDEM?
(multiple answers possible)


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2.3Have you submitted a paper to JeDEM?

2.4How often do you read JeDEM?

 

Why do you publish in JeDEM? 

 
2.5

JeDEM publishes high quality articles

 

  
 

2.6

JeDEM has a good reputation in the field

 

  
 

2.7

JeDEM is an e-journal

 

  
 

2.8

JeDEM is open access (gold open access)

 

  
 

2.9

JeDEM is free of charge for authors and readers (fair open access)

 

  
 

2.10

JeDEM offers diverse article categories (research papers, reflections, project descriptions)

 

  
 

2.11

JeDEM is indexed (Scopus, EBSCO, DOAJ, Google scholar and the Public Knowledge Project metadata harvester)

 

  
 

2.12

JeDEM articles are published quickly

 

  
 

2.13

JeDEM has a good re-usage policy

 

  
 

 
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3Open Access (OA)

3.1 What type of OA does your institution or funding agency support?
(multiple answers possible)


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3.3 In your opinion, what are the 3 most important factors when publishing OA?
(please select 3)


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How do you rate the quality of OA articles?

 

  
 

 

3.5Are you familiar with Plan S in OA publishing?

3.6Are you familiar with Altmetrics?

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How important are non-traditional impact metrics like Altmetrics for your work?

 

  
 

 
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How much do you agree with the following statement:
I know enough about OA publishing to make proper decisions for my academic life

 

  
 

4Last Questions

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Thank you for answering our questions.

May we contact you for further Information regarding your motivations about publishing OA?
Please let us know by sending us an email: noella.edelmann@donau-uni.ac.at