Learn how predatory journals are identified, and why journal ‘watchlists’ and ‘safelists’ have their own pitfalls.
Kyle Siler describes the complexities of differentiating predatory and non-predatory publishing.
Publons data show many predatory journals enlist scholars to perform peer review – young researchers should be particularly wary.
Tips on journal selection from MPIP.
Cabell’s Journal Blacklist expands further.
Ruairi Mackenzie provides a personal account of attending a “fake” conference run by Conference Series in a recent article for Technology Networks.
A recent blog for The Scholarly Kitchen explores the pros and cons of a searchable predatory journal directory.
How do predatory journals get indexed in PubMed and how big a problem is it?