ISSN: 0034-8376
eISSN: 2564-8896






How to Avoid Predatory Publishing



Claudia Alvarado-de-la-Barrera, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Infecciosas (CIENI), Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias Ismael Cosío Villegas, Mexico City, Mexico
Gustavo Reyes-Terán, Comisión Coordinadora de Institutos Nacionales de Salud y Hospitales de Alta Especialidad, Mexico City, Mexico


The open access (OA) publishing, where a readerpays economy has been replaced by an author-pays model, began at the end of the 20th century. This movement arose as an attempt to avoid excessive costs and copyright transfer agreements inherent to the subscription model.



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