What are cloned journals?

This phenomenon is also commonly known as “hijacked journals” or “clone journals.” Clone journal web pages are a counterfeit mirror of an authentic journal that exploit the title and ISSN of legitimate journals.

How do you know if a journal is authentic?

How To Identify Fake Journal?

  1. Publisher. The first step, check the publisher of the journals?
  2. Verify Editor or Reviewer. Verifying the editor-in-chief, senior editors, and the reviewers of the journals are the best way to identify the fake journal.
  3. Number of Volumes Published.
  4. Review Process.
  5. Verify Indexing.

How do I cite a journal?

Basic format to reference journal articles

  1. Author or authors.
  2. Year of publication of the article (in round brackets).
  3. Article title.
  4. Journal title (in italics).
  5. Volume of journal (in italics).
  6. Issue number of journal in round brackets (no italics).
  7. Page range of article.
  8. DOI or URL.

How do you publish a research paper in a journal?

  1. Find a journal. Find out the journals that could be best suited for publishing your research.
  2. Prepare your paper for submission. Download our get published quick guide, which outlines the essential steps in preparing a paper.
  3. Submit and revise.
  4. Track your research.
  5. Share and promote.

How do I know my journal is approved by UGC?

The Approved List of Journal is available as a web-based database with search and browse interface at: http://www.ugc.ac.in/journallist/. The UGC approved List of Journals contain 38,653 journals that are indexed in Web of Science, Scopus and Indian Citation Index.

What is ISSN number for journals?

An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is an eight-digit serial number used to uniquely identify a serial publication, such as a magazine. The ISSN is especially helpful in distinguishing between serials with the same title. For example, many serials are published both in print and electronic media.

What is UGC approved journals?

What is UGC Approved Journals? UGC Approved Journals are the medium through which you can publish your articles after qualifying for the UGC NET Exam. University Grant Commission will consider your article as valid only when you submit it in the UGC Approved Journals.

Is IJSR UGC approved journal?

We are very happy to intimate that IJIRSET is approved by UGC. Recently UGC has released the Final list of approved Journal after recommendation of UGC Standing Committee. Committee has included our Journal on the basis of performance criteria fixed by the UGC. Thank you very much for being Part of IJIRSET Journal.

Is adalya Journal fake?

The real Adalya journal is from Turkey. The fake journal with same name is not SCI indexed. You can verify by singing into web of science and search Adalya and visit journal website. That will lead you to real journal website.

How do you cite a journal article title?

Author’s middle initial. (Year, Month Date published). Article title. Journal Name, Volume(Issue), page number(s).

Is IJSR fake journal?

After publication, What if my article is found Plagiarized or Stolen? International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) is strongly against Plagiarism. If the claim is proven, then your article will be removed from the index immediately without notice.

How can I publish my UGC Journal?

Submit by mail to [email protected] In the subject of the mail write down “Submission of Manuscript/Research Paper: Name of Paper”. also mention paper category, title of the paper, fullname of author, designation, contact number In the message body of the mail.

What if a journal does not have a DOI?

When an article does not have a DOI, note the journal in which the article was published. You will then do a Web search for the homepage of the journal. To find the journal homepage, search the Web for the journal title. Put the title inside quotation marks, so that you are searching that exact sequence of words.