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In academic publishingpredatory open access publishing is an exploitative open-access publishing business model that involves charging publication fees to authors without providing the editorial and publishing services associated with legitimate journals (open access or not). "Beall's List", a regularly updated report by Jeffrey Beall, sets forth criteria for categorizing predatory publications and lists publishers and independent journals that meet those criteria.Newer scholars from developing countries are said to be especially at risk of becoming the victim of these practices.

Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers 2016

Beall’s List of predatory scholarly open-access journals

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