[meteorite-list] Beware the Predatory Journal

From: Paul <etchplain_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2018 11:48:07 -0500
Message-ID: <e29f471f-06ac-4896-ea05-3cdd187bcdd3_at_att.net>

I get two to four invitations a month from such dodgy journals.
They are titled as to either mimic real scientific journals or sound
like legitimate publications.

Thirteen ways to spot a ?predatory journal? (and why we
shouldn?t call them that) Larissa Shamseer and David
Moher have taken a close look at what it is that sets
dodgy journals apart from the rest, March 27, 2017

Rise in 'predatory publishers' has sparked a warning for
scientists and researchers By Chris McLoughlin, ABC News,

Allen, M., 2018. Beware the Predatory Journal: It?s Not Just Fieldwork
That is Dangerous. SAA Archaeological Record. 18(3) pp. 6-9.

Johal, J., Ward, R., Gielecki, J., Walocha, J., Natsis, K., Tubbs, R.S. and
Loukas, M., 2017. Beware of the predatory science journal: a potential
threat to the integrity of medical research. Clinical Anatomy. 30(6)

Beware! Academics are getting reeled in by scam journals
The number of predatory publishers is skyrocketing ? and they?re
eager to pounce on unsuspecting scholars.
By Alex Gillis, University Affairs, January 17, 2017


Paul H.
Received on Sat 02 Jun 2018 12:48:07 PM PDT

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