predatory publishing
SCOPUS Dumps OMICS Journals
SCOPUS Dumps OMICS Journals
Bob Grant | Mar 29, 2017
A database of scientific journal titles has removed several OMICS titles for “publication concerns.”
Notable Science Quotes
Notable Science Quotes
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2016
Roger Tsien R.I.P., predatory publishing, and diversity in science
US Gov't Takes On Predatory Publishers
US Gov't Takes On Predatory Publishers
Bob Grant | Aug 29, 2016
The Federal Trade Commission has filed a legal complaint against the OMICS Group for allegedly engaging in deceptive practices.
Predatory Journal Biz Booming
Predatory Journal Biz Booming
Bob Grant | Oct 5, 2015
Scientific publishers with questionable standards raked in about $75 million and published more than 400,000 articles last year, according to a new analysis.
Contributors
Contributors
Amanda B. Keener | Oct 1, 2015
Meet some of the people featured in the October 2015 issue of The Scientist.
Predatory Journal Trading on Former Name
Predatory Journal Trading on Former Name
Bob Grant | Aug 26, 2014
Experimental & Clinical Cardiology, a once well-respected journal, now is publishing anything that comes with a payment of $1,200.
OMICS in Hot Water
OMICS in Hot Water
Bob Grant | May 14, 2013
HHS tells an open-access publisher to stop using the NIH, the names of its employees, and its scientific literature databases in a “misleading manner.”
Cheap Impact?
Cheap Impact?
Dan Cossins | Jan 23, 2013
A new online tool allows researchers to compare open-access journal publication fees with article influence, and reveals that you don’t necessarily get what you pay for.
Expensive Retraction
Expensive Retraction
Beth Marie Mole | Jan 2, 2013
A publisher bills authors $650 to retract a twice-published paper.
Contributors
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2012
Meet some of the people featured in the August 2012 issue of The Scientist.