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Evaluating Journals: The Good, The Bad, and the Predatory

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
University Library - Scholarly Commons
Location
Zoom meeting invite will be sent the business day before the workshop is scheduled.
Virtual
Date
Oct 28, 2020   1:00 - 2:30 pm   Wednesday
Speaker
Dan Tracy, Head, Scholarly Communication and Publishing
Cost
free
Registration
Registration Form
Contact
Scholarly Commons
E-Mail
sc@library.illinois.edu
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Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

Is this a good journal to publish in? Is it using predatory practices? Participants in this workshop will learn features to look for when evaluating publication opportunities in order to make an informed choice about where to submit research. Participants will also understand the utility and drawbacks of different journal ranking metrics as a way to evaluate quality.

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