Predatory journals and conferences continue to increase in number at an alarming rate. Publishing in these venues can harm your career prospects.
Please see the following links on how to avoid predatory outlets.
- UConn Health: Guide to Publisher & Organization Evaluation
including the video, Q & A: PREDATORY JOURNALS – HOW TO IDENTIFY AND AVOID THEM, that features an interview of Dr. Peter Setlow by Dr. Anne Kenny
- Iowa State: Understanding Predatory Publishers
- University of Calgary: Avoiding Predatory Journals and Questionable Conferences: A Resource Guide
- AAMC News: The problem of predatory journals