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Comment on Criteria for Determining Predatory Open-Access Publishers (2nd...

[…] Finally, I checked Beall`s List of questionable, scholarly open-access publishers. Yes, CMIL was on the list. The criteria for inclusion of publishers onto Beall`s List are available here. […]

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Comment on Hijacked Journals by Peter Raeth

Being invited at a personal level to submit a paper is an honor. However, I am quite put off by mass-mailed nagging. This is nothing more than spam. I do not take it to be from a legitimate publisher.

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Comment on Canadian Sustainable Development Journal Doesn’t Appear Very...

Here are the WHOIS infor: Domain Name:ONTARIOINTERNATIONAL.ORG Domain ID: D106462528-LROR Creation Date: 2005-05-29T19:41:14Z Updated Date: 2014-05-23T10:45:47Z Registry Expiry Date:...

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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by Chris

Hi Jeffrey, What’s your take on Environmental Sciences Europe (ESEU), the journal that republished the retracted Seralini paper without putting it through another review process. Regards, Chris

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Comment on Other pages by Tom

Thank you very much for your reply. Well, I thought it was predatory because of its look (for instance, some pictures seem to be taken from Google) and its claim to be indexed by Ulrich’s Periodicals...

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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by Homa

Dear Beall, Quest Journals Inc. is the questionable journal? or questionable publisher? thanks

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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by Jeffrey Beall

Its publisher, SpringerOpen, does not meet the criteria for being classed as predatory.

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Comment on List of Predatory Publishers 2014 by Jeffrey Beall

Yes, Quest Journals, Inc. is on my list.

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Comment on Canadian Sustainable Development Journal Doesn’t Appear Very...

Hi, can you tell me the status of this journal: http://ip-science.thomsonreuters.com/cgi-bin/jrnlst/jlchange.cgi?Full=Scientific+Research+and+Essays...

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Comment on Canadian Sustainable Development Journal Doesn’t Appear Very...

It is published by Academic Journals, and this publisher is on my list. I recommend that you not submit any articles to this publisher’s journals.

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Comment on Criteria for Determining Predatory Open-Access Publishers (2nd...

Dear Mr Beall, Thank you for this valuable information. I have been approached by a few wannabe publishers, even almost believed one email, but always got somehow discouraged by the sender’s conduct of...

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Comment on Canadian Sustainable Development Journal Doesn’t Appear Very...

Sure please. It is also on my list. But still, can you tell it status as being SCI indexed or not. http://ip-science.thomsonreuters.com/cgi-bin/jrnlst/jlchange.cgi?Full=Scientific+Research+and+Essays...

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Comment on Canadian Sustainable Development Journal Doesn’t Appear Very...

See here: http://wokinfo.com/publisher_relations/journals/ It says, “Many factors are taken into account when evaluating journals for coverage in Web of Science Core Collection … ” so I assume...

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Comment on Peer Review Reports from Questionable Publishers: Three Examples...

We should submit papers only to publishers like Elsevier and others who do a good job of adding value to papers. Open access journals are too much headache. Not one is good, lot of predators are there...

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Comment on Peer Review Reports from Questionable Publishers: Three Examples...

The predatory publishers remind me of thugs who once created havoc in India. The British rulers brought their terror to an end after prolonged attempts. We need such operations. Mark and catch and hang...

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Comment on Peer Review Reports from Questionable Publishers: Three Examples...

I totally agree with what you have commented about young researchers.

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Comment on Appeals by Pablo J SAEZ

Dear Mr Beall, I appreciate your effort to improve the publishing practice. Have you check “Ivy Union Publishing”? (http://ivyunion.org/index.php/index/index) Best regards, PJS

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Comment on Appeals by Jeffrey Beall

Thank you. Ivy Union is on my list <a href="http://scholarlyoa.com/publishers/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">here</a>, so I recommend that you not submit any papers to their journals. I...

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Comment on Peer Review Reports from Questionable Publishers: Three Examples...

I want that paper too!!!!

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Comment on Peer Review Reports from Questionable Publishers: Three Examples...

I personally would avoid their journals and conferences. I would advise my friends to avoid them also. They are more like vacation packages than conferences, in my opinion. I recommend that you seek a...

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