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Libraries Workshop Series: How to Spot - and Avoid - a Predatory Publisher

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April 17, 2020
3:00 pm-4:00 pm


Free admission
Christine Turner

Need to find a reputable publisher for your research? Receiving solicitation emails to publish your work in impressively titled journals? We’ll look at examples of shady solicitations and review and apply methodologies to detect deceptive and unethical publishing practices. You’ll learn to recognize the traits of the bad actors and develop tools to avoid their traps.

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