Seminar on How to Identify and Avoid Predatory Publishers


Time & date:
11:00 am—12:30 pm, 2 September 2015 (Wednesday)
Speakers:  
Dr KC Li and Dr Billy Wong, University Research Centre
Venue:     
B0614, Homantin campus
Contents:
●   Characteristics of predatory publishers
●   Implications of associating with such publishers
●   Resources and indicators to identify predatory & credible publishers
     o   Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
     o   Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA)
     o   Ulrichsweb
     o   Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources
     o   Blacklist of Predatory Publishers/Journals
     o   Other indicators
●   Proper understanding of open access publishing
 

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