Author: Cecelia Hume

What is predatory publishing?

There are over 33, 000 journals are across the world, and they publish thousands of books and papers each year. It’s interesting to wonder, if the numbers are this high, what is legitimate and what isn’t. If the information age is making it easier to publish in journals, then what happens to the status of academic writing? Is every journal you come across vetted and verified?

Turns out, no.