Self-Downloadiosis: A New Form of Author Ailment and Insincerity in Academic Publication

Jeffrey Beall's bookmarks 2012-12-06


This Facebook post describes a journal that added a "number of views" feature for each article. After implementation however, they found that people in certain countries were gaming the system to augment the number of views for their articles.


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Date tagged:

12/06/2012, 11:12

Date published:

12/06/2012, 06:42