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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by Josh

I agree with your conclusion and I appreciate that you took the time to look into it. I value your expertise on issues of OA journals and I wanted to ask you for your professional opinion. I’m glad...

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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by M. M. Khan

Thanks for your reply. I haven’t had any experiences with this publishers but came to know of this through some friends who were interested in a book (perhaps) just published by them online. If it is...

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Comment on Backlog by Jeffrey Beall

Bill: In fact, I do have this publisher on my main list, and I do recommend against accepting their invitation and against submitting papers. I wrote a blog post about them earlier. Thanks for your...

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Comment on Serbian Journal Accepts Paper in 24 Hours with No Peer Review,...

[…] co-published by ten organisations in Serbia and Bosnia. It was accused (on June 12) on the Scholarly Open Access blog of accepting a paper in 24 hours with no peer review, and demanding 1785 euros...

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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by Jeffrey Beall

This publisher does not meet the criteria for inclusion on my list.

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Comment on Need Help Finding a Good Journal for Your Next Paper? Try These...

Disclaimer: I am a current employee of Edanz. I wanted to thank Jeffrey Beall for including Edanz’s Journal Selector in his blog post. At Edanz, we realized that researchers were after a tool like this...

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Comment on OMICS Goes from “Predatory Publishing” to “Predatory Meetings” by...

Thanks, yes, and I just received an invite to submit to an OMICS journal that was signed by Gabrielle Solis. If anyone watches TV (as I do), you may remember that Gabby Solis was one of the main...

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by tekija

“Rigorous and transparent peer-review.” indeed, as can be verified from the e-mails in this blog. Also funny are the articles on line. The latest show article title twice, but only occasional ones show...

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by tekija

And look at the paper title published 4 July! I wonder how the authors like it! Also, formatting is ridiculous, see e.g. paper “Balloon aortic…” with all the paragraph marks etc. At least they are open...

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by tekija

Their policy in January was even better: “Review and decision will be fast and our editorial policy is clear: we will either accept your manuscript for publication or not, our editors will not ask for...

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by tekija

They do not, understandably, advertise the journal is NOT currenly indexed in PubMed. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nlmcatalog?term=1205-6626%5BISSN%5D

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by Cesar Menor-Salvan

Funny!: the purported address of the publisher in Switzerland, Eigerstrasse 2, 3007 Bern, is actually an office building of the Zurich Insurance Group…

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by Cesar Menor-Salvan

Correction…the 4 and 5 floor are used by two other companies.

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Comment on Need Help Finding a Good Journal for Your Next Paper? Try These...

Journals with what impact factor gets due credit in competitive exams?How good the `researchscholarjournal’ is?

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by Dana Roth

I checked with ISI and they have not received any issues of that journal from the publisher since Volume 18, Issue 2 (Summer 2013) so that is the latest issue indexed in Web of Science. Sounds like the...

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by Pablo Corral

I remember last year, in an important cardiology journal in my country (Argentina) one editor told me that the reviewer had to be part of the list of authors????!!!! obviously I declined to accept that...

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Comment on LIST OF STANDALONE JOURNALS by Instructions of Reading a Research...

[…] Also take note of the journal in which it’s published. Be cautious of articles from questionable journals, or sites like Natural News, that might resemble peer-reviewed scientific journals but […]

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Comment on Questionable Publishers Block Access to Their Websites in Colorado...

Is there any reason to blocked these website?

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by tekija

It seems the decision to sell has been abrupt, considering this newsbit of other plans just before....

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Comment on Cardiology Journal’s Decline is Heartbreaking by Neuroskeptic...

They have just published a paper titled “Enter Paper Title”: http://cardiologyacademicpress.com/?p=20733

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