Volume 27, Issue 2

December 2017


Predatory Publishing Practices: Is There Life After Beall’s List?
Denise Rosemary Nicholson, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Are the Predatory Publishers Collapsing or Re-Inventing Themselves?
Alexandru-Ionuţ Petrişor, “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urban Planning, Romania


Survey of the Literature Reading Habits and Preferences of Adolescents: A Study of a Public School in India
Fayaz Ahmad Loan and Refhat-un-nisa Shah
University of Kashmir, India

SCImago, Eigenfactor Score and H5 Index Journal Rank Indicator: Alternatives to the Journal Impact Factor for Water Resources Journals
Shakil Ahmad, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Saudi Arabia
Md. Sohail, Fiji National University, Fiji
Isam Mohammed Abdel-Magid, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Saudi Arabia

EDITORIAL BOARD for this issue

Christopher Khoo (Editor)
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Bradford Lee Eden
Valparaiso University, USA

Heather Moulaison (Associate Editor, Research Section)
University of Missouri, USA

Ross Harvey
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia

Mary Beth Weber (Associate Editor, Essays and Opinions Section)
Rutgers University, USA

Philip Hider
Charles Sturt University, Australia

Brendan Luyt (Associate Editor, Special Issues)
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Paul Nieuwenhuysen
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

Yew Boon Chia (Associate Editor, Social Media)
Nanyang Technological University Libraries, Singapore

Anthony Olden
University of West London, UK

Kerry Smith (Editor-in-chief Emeritus)

Vernon R. Totanes
Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines

Ann Curry
University of Alberta, Canada

K.S. Raghavan
PES Institute of Technology, India

Stephen J. Bensman
Lousiana State University, USA

Brenda Chawner
Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Donald Kraft
Professor Emeritus, Louisiana State University, USA

Diljit Singh

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