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Sources for Checking the Quality of Journals
online version of Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory with more than 380,000 serials and 970 subject areas; excellent for researching the quality of a publication, where to submit an article, or where a journal is indexed
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
hundreds of scientific and scholarly journals online
Journal Citation Reports (JCR)
citation data for evaluating the impact and use of scholarly journals in the sciences and social sciences; InCites product
An interesting database to experiment with finding a journal that might accept a paper for publication. You can enter a title and/or abstract and see what journals have published similar articles (not all publishers are represented.) Information about publication speed, fees and SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper) are included.
Wondering if an email solicitation from a publisher is a scam? You can check here to see if they are on the "Beall's List" of predatory publishers. The original Beall's List ceased in 2017, but it has been archived and is being updated by an anonymous scholar. (The list is only a cautionary guide -- it cannot claim to be comprehensive or authoritative.)
Cabell's Scholarly Analytics
Lists of journals with publication guidelines, review information, and addresses for submission across multiple disciplines -- we have access to both the "Whitelist" and the "Blacklist" of journals that have and have not passed Cabell's evaluation criteria. Note: only accessible via latest version of Firefox or Chrome (no IE or Safari); popups must be allowed/enabled