University Library DePaul Library

Evaluating Journals & Publishers

Here are some sources of useful information, data & guidance for identifying the most appropriate journal for publishing your work. In addition to using these sources, remember also to use article databases (e.g. "Environment Complete," "Academic Search Complete," "GreenFILE") to identify those journals that have recently published works relevant to your research interest. To review content in one specific journal, use the library's 'Journals by Title' search tool.

Research Integrity & Misconduct

Here are a few suggested resources and tools you could use for identifying, avoiding and understanding instances of research misconduct and other sources of error, including fraud, plagiarism, data fabrication or data manipulation: