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Comment on LIST OF INDIVIDUAL JOURNALS by Ricerca motorizzata « Oggi Scienza

[…] PARCO DELLE BUFALE – La OMICS/Scholar Central di Hyderhabad è nella Beall’s list degli editori “predoni”. Il suo direttore, Srinubabu Gedela, se ne lamenta su Nature, […]

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Comment on All About Scigmoid Publications by Thomas E.

Jeffrey, I think you could be hasty sometimes to making inclusions in your list. I advise that you contact potential candidates of your list with query for clarity on aspects of their operations that...

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Comment on Appeals by Umesh

Sir, may i know why you include International journal of computer application (IJCA) journal……www.ijcaonline.org/‎

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by Do OA journals need...

[…] the quality of the journal and the editors’ work can be questioned. Just look at the list of predatory journals created by Beall or a case where an OA journal was willing to charge a fee for a...

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Comment on All About Scigmoid Publications by Jeffrey Beall

Well, they sent me an email that was signed by a false name (Gena Marie). That indicated to me that they are dishonest and not afraid to use deception in their professional operations. There are...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

[…] “Many are excited about innovative measures that purport to quantify scholarly impact at a more granular level. Called article-level metrics or ALMs, these measures depart from time-honored...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by mac

Jeffrey, while I usually enjoy your posts here, I must disagree with at least one key item in this one. I don’t know if you’re unfamiliar with the Impact Factor’s ins and outs, or if you’re choosing to...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

You write: “these measures depart from time-honored computations of scholarly influence such as the journal impact factor”. Of course they do … any new measure must by definition depart from the old...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

Article influence is better measured by looking at actual citation counts per article which google scholar readily provides. Then, we click links to find who are citing the article. Then we check the h...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

Dear Beall, congratulations! You are doing a fantastic job as to castigate the things is a very good and easy job. I would like to point out, that rather saying don’t do this, you should offer a...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

Unfortunately, it has been proven that citation counts in Google can be gamed pretty easily.

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

Please provide a list of the genuine ones. That will also be helpful.

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

Thank you for the info that citation counts can be gamed easily. I did not kow this and please share your sources on this. The good side of google is you can click to trace who cites the article and...

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

Please see: http://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2012/12/12/gaming-google-scholar-citations-made-simple-and-easy/

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

I never said it was a crisis, so please don’t put words in my mouth. Also, is your name really Ron Davis? How does someone with such a name write in such unidiomatic English?

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

[…] See on scholarlyoa.com […]

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Comment on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2013 by subhojit banerjee

Thanks for the list……. i hope this list is made available to all selction/promotion committes who judge scholar contribution by numbers rather than quality !!!

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by Mob

Dear Jeffrey Beall I have read your recent posting against OA publishers and would like to express my personal opinions on your so called predatory fighting blog 1. You seem to plan to kill all OA...

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Comment on The Suspicious Case of Science Record Journals by Aminuddin

is there any progress in the assessment on the above-mentioned academic publisher Mr. Beall?

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Comment on Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea by...

Ahh. Am i here to use idioms? Off course NO. Most of the people just come here to enjoy your handmade crafts. Ask to people that what your blog portray? It clearly reflects that one publisher is doing...

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