New Questionable Publisher — New Conference List — New Plagiarism Book

New Questionable Publisher I recently added the new publisher called Webcrawler Journals to my list of questionable publishers. Like many questionable publishers, this one...

Mysterious Institute Launches with Nine Journals

The Coltharp Institute is a conference organizer and scholarly publisher that recently launched with nine open-access journals, each with a broad scope...

More Junk Journals from a Bogus Research Center

I recently learned of a brand-new predatory publisher launching with twelve broad-scoped journals. Such a launch is routine these days...

New Predatory Publisher Copies Look and Feel of BioMed Central

BioMed Research is a brand-new open-access publisher based in India that recently launched with 21 open-access journals. The publisher copies the...

Predatory Journal Lists Murdered Doctor as Its Editor-in-Chief

The American Journal of Medical Sciences and Medicine currently lists a doctor murdered in 2013 as its Editor-in-Chief. The journal is published by Science...

Sting Operation Nails Korean OA Publisher

An anonymous researcher in Eastern Europe submitted a contrived and completely bogus scholarly manuscript to an open-access publisher based in...

Researchers Find “Naming Of Allah” Prevents Certain Histological Changes in Slaughtered Broilers

A study published last year found histological differences between two groups of broiler meat slaughtered according to two different methods....

Need Help Finding a Good Journal for Your Next Paper? Try These Resources

One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is for information on how to find good journals to publish in....

Iceland Professor in Hot Water for Publishing in Predatory Journals

Iceland business professor Þórhallur Örn Guðlaugsson has gotten himself in some hot water recently. Guðlaugsson, a business professor at the University...

Under Pressure, MDPI Tries to Clean House, Retracts Paper

I recently added publisher MDPI to my list of questionable publishers, an addition that has caused the publisher to go on the...

Nine Questions for Marketers to Get the Best Call Tracking Software

Investing in call tracking solutions and their various features is one domain where even the most experienced marketers struggle. According to CallGear, you should...