Event Title

Science Communication and the Threat of Predatory Publishers

Location

Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, Bird Library, Syracuse Unviersity

Start Date

21-10-2013 11:00 AM

End Date

21-10-2013 12:00 PM

Description

Open Access Week will kickoff with a talk by Jeffrey Beall (virtual presentation) about the current state of predatory open access journals. Beall will advise researchers how to recognize and avoid such journals that pretend to be legitimate but trick scholars into submitting money and papers to them for publication. Beall is the author of the Scholarly Open Access blog and compiler of Beall's List of Predatory, Open Access Publishers.

Comments

This is a Skype presentation.

 
Oct 21st, 11:00 AM Oct 21st, 12:00 PM

Science Communication and the Threat of Predatory Publishers

Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, Bird Library, Syracuse Unviersity

Open Access Week will kickoff with a talk by Jeffrey Beall (virtual presentation) about the current state of predatory open access journals. Beall will advise researchers how to recognize and avoid such journals that pretend to be legitimate but trick scholars into submitting money and papers to them for publication. Beall is the author of the Scholarly Open Access blog and compiler of Beall's List of Predatory, Open Access Publishers.