Dolos list

List of predatory, parasitic, or pseudoscientific publishers and journals

Because Science does not need lack of rigor and seriousness, we do not need them ...

Statements - Predatory practices

The Dolos list is here for you, researchers, journalists, or readers of the general public. It has an informative character and is at your disposal if you still doubt a journal or publisher who is not listed.

The predatory publishing sector is harmful to the researchers that it scams, to the journalists that it deludes, and to the general public that it misinforms. It is dangerous for public health, sometimes promoting dubious practices and toxic products that it will present as innocuous or curative. Science and people would suffer greatly from its expansion.

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Taylor & Francis: Pseudoscientific and criminal ... Probably the most fraudulent "scientific" publisher on this planet!

October 2018

Revelations from the Dolos List team about Taylor & Francis ...

Are your threats useful?

September 2018

We are receiving more and more requests for withdrawal from journals, with threats of prosecution or inappropriate speech. It may have been time to clarify the situation. Are threats useful? This is what we will see in this article ...

DOAJ, a real whitelist?

September 2018

We receive many messages about additions to the list of journals or publishers that are on the established DOAJ list, which is supposed to be a whitelist of journals or publishers. Professor GEORGES answers you here ...