Predatory journals need to stop, and you can help us do it.


What is a predatory journal?

According to Wikipedia, predatory publishing, sometimes called write-only publishing or deceptive publishing, is an exploitive academic publishing business model that involves charging publication fees to authors without checking articles for quality and legitimacy and without providing the other editorial and publishing services that legitimate academic journals provide, whether open access or not. They are regarded as predatory because scholars are tricked into publishing with them, although some authors may be aware that the journal is poor quality or even fraudulent.

Predatory Journals list

As a researcher, you should take precautions and avoid falling for their tricks. For a list of predatory journals, please visit: PredatoryJournals.

Help us stop them

If you know of a journal that is following predatory practices please contact us and we will help in stopping them, as we did with ScientificWorld.