Predatory Publishing: Recognizing & Avoiding Scam Journals & Publishers
“Publish or perish” is the watchword of academia, and for many researchers professional reputation is gained by curating a list of publications from reputable journals. In recent years, fraudulent journals and publishers have begun to take advantage of academics by tricking them into paying for or participating in worthless publication exercises that enrich the publisher while undermining the researcher’s credibility. Join The Graduate School and Rick Anderson, Associate Dean for Collections & Scholarly Communication at the Marriott Library, for an invaluable discussion on how to recognize and avoid predatory publishers.
Day: Friday, February 22
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Place: 1110 Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building (SFEBB 1110)