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Title

Predatory Journals Threaten the Integrity of Science

Authors

Kelly D. Cobey - University of Ottawa
David Moher - University of Ottawa

Abstract

This paper addresses the impact of predatory journals on the integrity of science. We outline our Centre for Journalology’s recent collaborative program of research to define predatory journals, and map solutions to addressing the problems they create. We discuss stakeholders impacted by predatory journals, including the public.