PAT section of the DAT Exam

When a pre-health student is going through the Dental Admission Test, he will have to complete a test that measures...

The Most Prominent Painting Styles

When it comes to painting styles, there are so many different types that it is impossible to list each one...

Contract Cheating Detection Game-Changer: AI for Authorship Verification

The statistics of academic dishonesty are downright depressing: a survey reveals that 58% percent of over 70,000 U.S. high school...

Sci-Hub Will Increase Academic Plagiarism

The over 50 million scholarly articles stolen by the pirates at Sci-Hub will significantly increase the occurrence of academic plagiarism. In...

Spam from Predatory Open Access Publishers is Dominating my Inbox

Guest blog post by: Ali Mobasheri, D.Phil., Associate Professor University of Nottingham, United Kingdom I was a graduate student when e-mail...

Trying to understand “ACADEMIC JOURNALS & CONFERENCES”

We recently learned about a publisher and conference sponsor called Academic Journals & Conferences. Based in Florida, the company appears to...

Oxford on alert: predatory conference organisers are coming to town, or, Oxford beware: OMICS...

Guest blog post by Dr. Ali Mobasheri, University of Nottingham Oxford, also known as the “City of Dreaming Spires” (the term...

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...

8 Fun Facts About Vincent Van Gogh

If anyone asks you to name a few famous artists of the past, the names that might come to your mind include Leonardo Da...