Scholarly publishing under attack: Predatory publishers and author mills – Researcher@Library Week 2017

In academia there is increasing pressure to publish. Predatory publishers and author mills target unsuspecting researchers.

As part of the Researcher@Library Week 2017 program, this session aims to help you to spot predatory publishers and author mills, and provides practical advice on how to avoid them. We will discuss steps to identify reputable scholarly publishing options to enhance your academic reputation.


Date: Monday, 21 August 2017

Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm

Venue: Dulcie Hollyock Room, Ground Floor, Baillieu Library.

Presenters: Satu Alakangas (Liaison Librarian, Law) and Sarah Charing (Liaison Librarian, Architecture, Building and Planning). The University of Melbourne Library.


Click here for more information about the session and to register for your spot; and view the full program here.