If you are contacted by an unknown publisher soliciting your work, or if you are considering publishing in a newly established journal, you should carefully evaluate the publisher to ensure it is legitimate. The directories listed on this page will help you find reputable journals. The other pages in this guide will help you to identify and avoid disreputable journals.
Cabells has set itself the task of policing predatory publishing. Faculty and students seeking to publish their work in scholarly journals can use Cabells to assess the stature and integrity of the journals they are considering. Journals that conform to Cabells' standards are assigned to the Whitelist while journals that violate the standards are put on the Blacklist. Other factual information about the journal's submission and review process is also offered.
accounting, economics and finance, management, marketing, educational curriculum and methods, education psychology and administration, educational technology and library science, psychology and psychiatry, computer science and business information systems, health administration, nursing, mathematics, astronomy, biological science, chemistry, geology, oceanography, physics
Dates of Coverage:
at least annually
more than 11,000 journals on the whitelist
more than 10,000 journals on the blacklist