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Less Influence for High-Impact Journals

By | November 9, 2012

A new study reveals that more and more of the world’s most-cited articles are published outside of high prestige, high impact factor journals.

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Bring On the Transparency Index

By | August 1, 2012

Grading journals on how well they share information with readers will help deliver accountability to an industry that often lacks it.

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Predatory Publishing

By | August 1, 2012

Overzealous open-access advocates are creating an exploitative environment, threatening the credibility of scholarly publishing.

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The Publishing Buffet

By | June 13, 2012

An open-access journal with an all-you-can-publish fee structure announces its launch.

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Cleansing Chinese Publishing

By | April 26, 2012

The country vows to curb misconduct in scholarly publishing.

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Disaster-centric Journal Launched

By | March 29, 2012

The open-access Public Library of Science has launched a new journal to publish and disseminate scientific information quickly in the wake of disaster.

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Opinion: Ghost Writing is Fraudulent

By | November 2, 2011

A legal remedy is needed to curb unethical “guest authorship” in medical journals.

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Medical Journal Editors Quit

By | July 7, 2011

Unhappy with management, two editors-in-chief of the Croatian Medical Journal bid the publication goodbye.

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