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Nutrition 499 (Kim): Open Access and Predatory Journals
This research guide will point you toward print/online research resources and strategies available to you for your Research Paper Assignment in Nutrition 499. Use this guide throughout the research process to help you have the best support for your thesi
Open access is an important step forward in the evolution of scholarly scientific communication.
As with most things, a number of people are using this positive development for their own self-interested purposes. In the realm of open access journals, this comes in the form of "predatory" publishers of open access journals.
Explore some of the more egregious examples of articles published in predatory journals: