Re: [visionlist] Beall’s List gone darkPosted: January 26, 2017
There is some additional detail here about why Beal’s list has disappeared:
On 26/01/2017 21:02, Hans Strasburger wrote:
> Dear fellow CVNetters and Visionlisters,
> Some of you may have already noticed but I only just found out: Beall’s
> List of potential predatory publishers and journals has disappeared.
> It’s just gone. We can imagine why this has happened but in any case I
> find it highly disturbing. Beall’s List may not have been perfect but it
> has been tremendously helpful to me over the years, to sort out all
> those treacherous invitations I got, and still get, on a regular basis.
> Note, though, that a snapshot of both the publishers list and journals
> list are still mirrored on the web (details in that link), so it is
> still time to download them (ASAP).
> All the best,