Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Cabell's new "blacklist"

There's a new predatory journal blacklist from Cabell. Unlike Beall's list, which was maintained and updated in his spare time,  Cabell's has staff dedicated to the research and review process such a list reequires. The downside is that Cabell's is a proprietary product---you have to pay for it. Presumably, its chief consumers will be university libraries.Read the review of the product by Rick Anderson.

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