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Table 2 Communication channels utilised by researchers

From: Does dissemination extend beyond publication: a survey of a cross section of public funded research in the UK

Communication channel N (%)
Academic journal 227 (98)
Conference presentation 223 (96)
Report to funder 212 (91)
Seminar 145 (62)
Workshop 133 (57)
Web access to full report 125 (54)
Web access to summary report 116 (50)
Issued press release 112 (48)
Networking 106 (46)
Face to face meetings 93 (40)
Newsletter 91 (39)
Media interview 74 (32)
Research Register 74 (32)
Policy Briefing paper 41 (17)
Targeted mailings 38 (16)
Email alerts 18 (8)
CD-Rom 6 (3)
RSS feeds 1 (<1)
Other 34 (15)