Jeffrey Beall
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Jeffrey Beall

American librarian

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Jeffrey Beall is an American librarian and library scientist, best known for drawing attention to "predatory open access publishing", a term he coined, and for creating what is now widely known as Beall's list, a list of potentially predatory open-access publishers. He is a critic of the open access publishing movement and particularly how predatory publishers use the open access concept, and is especially known for his blog Scholarly Open Access. He has also written on this topic in The Charleston Advisor, in Nature, in Learned Publishing, and elsewhere.

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Oklahoma State University–Stillwater
Oklahoma State University–Stillwater

University in Oklahoma, United States of America

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Public research university in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

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University of Colorado Denver
University of Colorado Denver

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California State University, Northridge
California State University, Northridge

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