What happens when a researcher submits a bogus article to 100s of open access journals?
See what happens in this thrilling Science article The Sting.
Read a few different perspectives:
Beall, J. (2013). The Open-Access Movement is Not Really about Open Access. TripleC (Cognition, Communication, Co-Operation): Open Access Journal For A Global Sustainable Information Society, 11(2), 589-597.
Are libraries protecting students rights enough?
Hawkins, A. R., Kimball, M. A., & Ives, M. (2013). Mandatory Open Access Publishing for Electronic Theses and Dissertations: Ethics and Enthusiasm. Journal Of Academic Librarianship, 39(1), 32-60. doi:10.1016/j.acalib.2012.12.003
What happens to the individual in large datasets? Are there privacy concerns?
Mannay, D. (2014). Storytelling beyond the Academy Exploring Roles, Responsibilities and Regulations in the Open Access Dissemination of Research Outputs and Visual Data. Journal Of Corporate Citizenship, (54), 109-116.
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