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Selecting Quality Journals for Academic Publishing: Home

This guide supported the Predatory Publishing workshop on the Lehman College Campus (February 26, 2016).

Subject Discipline Criteria

Each academic discipline has unique ways of evaluating publications. Therefore, remain active in discipline-specific associations, consult with your departmental chairperson or consider publications where you have previously found excellent articles.

Journal Citation Reports from Web of Science

Scopus database

Directory of Open Access Journals

Graduate Center Library's Research Metrics Glossary

Publish or Perish Software Program

Search Google Scholar's Subject Metrics

Open Access Journal Quality Indicators


Quality Open Access Market

Journal Author Name Estimator

GUIDE AUTHOR: Martha Lerski, 718.960.7763