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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by TR

SD – A few points to consider: 1. What’s at question here is a predatory publisher exploiting seasoned and new investigators – from everywhere. I’m not sure how the “developing country” argument is...

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by Vinoo...

In Spirit these journals are the right thing. The bottle neck and the garbage retained by places like Princeton and Harvard that view things only according to them. Well sour grapes all you detractors,...

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by Vinoo...

I just only hope the moderation here is not somehow associated with the elite in science in this country , like Princeton/ Harvard. India is doing what the arrogance here is refusing to. The University...

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Comment on LIST OF STANDALONE JOURNALS by On the Net, a scam of a most...

[…] at the University of Colorado, Denver and regularly updates his blog Scholarly Open Access (http://scholarlyoa.com/individual-journals/) with exhaustive posts on several issues pertaining to...

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Comment on LIST OF PUBLISHERS by On the Net, a scam of a most scholarly kind...

[…] identify a fake journal? The first stop should be Prof. Beall’s blog where exhaustive lists (http://scholarlyoa.com/publishers/ andhttp://scholarlyoa.com/individual-journals/) of counterfeits have...

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Comment on Criteria for Determining Predatory Open-Access Publishers by On...

[…] make it a point to read the exhaustive criteria listed out by Prof. Beall in his August 4 post (http://scholarlyoa.com/2012/08/04/criteria-for-determining-predatory-open-access-publishers/) to...

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by Vinoo...

ithi nk one mustle ave ones fearsbe hind . I had published ten papers in journals and they lay there. This journal l is printing a very difficult paper on the configuration of mass and energy and the...

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Comment on Defining Platinum Open Access by Felipe G. Nievinski

Good idea of making a list of platinum (no-fee) OA journals. The European Geosciences Union is another good example: .

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by Jeff Shrager

No. Science be Science. Science is not free. Ideas are free, but ideas aren’t science. Science is the correct empirical testing of ideas. You can’t do it wrong (or not at all) and it still be science....

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by SD

TR – I absolutely agree with you. There should be no publishing in predatory journals period. There should be no plagiarism period. There should be scientifically valid methodology period. The...

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Comment on Look out for Bogus Impact Factor Companies by Furqan Awan

What about the Impact factor given by SCOPUS? Is it more valuable or less valuable comparing to THOMSON REUTERS?

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Comment on Misleading Metrics: A New List on This Blog by Shawn

I never once argued that it is good or bad. I’m simply pointing out that if you publish something and get cited, it will show up no matter if you like it or not. Impact factors are nothing more than 1...

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Comment on Look out for Bogus Impact Factor Companies by Jeffrey Beall

Can you give an example of an impact factor assigned by SCOPUS?

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by Vinoo...

Science is free though, free from bias and other considerations. To some science has become a religion, some thing that promotes bigotry.. Let there be free thought, and let there be bounds on acedemia...

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by Vinoo...

I agree wit you , although this is not one sided. There is scientificc and Acedemic Xenophobia. If the status quo was that secure in its standing, then why would they yelp. This publisher has treated...

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by T-bone steak

Dr. Cameron, you have quite critical remarks about the “establishment”, and an apparent fierce defense for sloppy quality. Is that the reason why you could only publish your “prime numbers” theories in...

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Comment on New OA Publisher: the Council for Innovative Research by T-bone steak

Dr. Cameron, with that level of English, it is first hard to understand how you can be considered a native English speaker. And secondly, with that level of English, which Jeff Shrager boldly tried to...

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Comment on Under Pressure, MDPI Tries to Clean House, Retracts Paper by...

I too published in MDPI (Journal of Developmental Biology) and received a review that in two cycles resulted in a manuscript that I am proud of. I applied for and was accepted as an associate editor of...

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Comment on One of the World’s Most Prolific Scholars: Syed Tauseef Mohyud-Din...

i am a very lucky person because i am the student of Dr. Tauseef the great Mathematician as well as a very polite & great person… May he live long Pakistan need such kind of Person…

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Comment on Backlog by wustari

Dear Mr Beall, Thank you very much for your important information> I really appreciate it. From your list above there is one journal called IJSBAR, is there any information regarding this journal...

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