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Is MDPI a reputable Academic Publisher? [duplicate]

I was recently asked to review for an MDPI open access journal. Is this a reputable publishing company? Their website suggests that they are 15 years old, and only do open-access publishing. The ...
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Is the “Journal of Advances in Mathematics” a real journal? [duplicate]

While looking for a journal to publish my paper I noticed that one of the people I follow on ResearchGate has published his paper in Journal of Advances in Mathematics I never heard of this ...
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Anyone dealt with “KEI Journals”? What about the journal “Quarterly Physics Review”? [duplicate]

I received an email from Dr. Naonori Ko wondering if I'd be interested in writing up a review article for a journal called "Quarterly Physics Review". I'm skeptical of new journals, but I also want to ...
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How to assess an unknown journal's quality? [duplicate]

[I apologize if it has been asked, I think it must have been but I couldn't find a similar question.] I often receive invitations / calls for papers to write papers in journals. 95% of these cases ...
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Is IJCA a valid open access journal? [duplicate]

Can someone let me know whether IJCA (http://www.ijcaonline.org/) is a valid open access journal to publish our research work? BR, Tharindu from Sri Lanka
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Is a journal that is on Beall's list but is also in Scopus a predatory journal? [duplicate]

I have seen a journal, in the Computer Science field, that is predatory according to the Beall list (sorry if its not well written), but I see that this journal appears indexed in Scopus and Scimago; ...
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How reputable is the online journal scientific.net: Materials Science and Engineering [duplicate]

How reputable is the online journal "Scientific.Net: Materials Science and Engineering" http://www.scientific.net/
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How to evaluate an open access journal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you judge the quality of a journal? How to evaluate the genuineness/authenticity, impact, significance & reputation of an open access journal? The prestigious ...
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How can I tell if a journal is reputable? [duplicate]

In a lot of research you have to site sources from a "reputable" journal. I've seen journals that have opened simply to post that bigfoot exists and won't take anything other than more or less garbage ...
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How good are journal papers which ask you to pay x00$ to get published [duplicate]

I am looking to this journal -International Journal of Information and Education Technology and it seems they need 700$ to get my work included ,once it is approved.But is it a scammy journal .Has ...
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how to evaluate the quality of scientific journal? [duplicate]

Hope that the question is not a duplicate, I could not find anything similar. I am doing a PhD in mathematical economics but I usually look at math journals and I am trying to adapt some technical ...
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How do faculty search committees evaluate candidates for faculty or post-doc positions? [duplicate]

How do faculty search committees evaluate candidates for faculty or post-doc positions? I am a PhD student I found that there is no fixed algorithm to judge a journal. But candidates publish in ...
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Is Hindawi journal credible and valuable publication? [duplicate]

I have received several times an email from the Hindawi journal to invite me for submitting my article to this journal. However, I do not know this journal and I afraid if this journal a credible, ...
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Journal of Literature and Art Studies (JLAS) reputable? Have to pay for my article to be published? [duplicate]

I am a PhD student that recently presented my research at the International Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) conference in Seoul. Two weeks later, I am contacted via email by the "Journal of ...
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1answer
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Check Robustness of ISI Q1 enlisted Journal? [duplicate]

Recently, I've received an acceptance for publishing my paper in an ISI enlisted Journal called Indian Journal of Science and Technology. Definitely, it's great. How can I check the robustness of ...

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