Nursing- Legacy: Choosing Where to Publish
Is it a trustworthy journal?
Predatory journals take advantage of researchers, faculty, students, and other authors by luring them to publish in a questionable journal. Some key characteristics of questionable journals are
How can I tell?
Finding places to publish
It can be challenging to find places to publish your work, but here are some online tools to assist you.
Look up a journal to see its impact or publishing timeline.
Enter some search terms to find a journal.
Enter your abstract to find a journal.
Myths and Misconceptions
Open access does not mean a journal is predatory.
Not all Open Access journals are fee-based.
Fee-based publication does not mean a journal is predatory.
Not all journals with questionable practices are predatory.