Research Support

(i) Identifying Predatory/ Authentic Journals

  1. Avoiding predatory journals in academic publishing

Webinar on ‘Predatory Publishing Practices’ (Video in Sinhala)

  1. Beall’s List of Potential Predatory Journals and Publishers (Last updated March 7, 2021)

  1. List of Predatory Journals

  1. Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

(ii) Open Access Resources

  1. Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

  1. Sri Lanka Journals Online (SLJOL)

  1. Open Access Scholarly Publishing Association (OASPA)

(iii) Open Source Reference Management Software

  1. Mendeley Reference Manager

  1. Zotero

(iv) Select the right journal for your manuscript

  1. Springer Nature Journal Suggester

  1. Elsevier Journal Finder

  1. Taylor & Francis Journal Suggester

  1. Wiley Journal Finder

(v) Referencing Styles

  1. About American Psychological Association (APA) Style

  1. Western Sydney University - APA Referencing Style Guide

  1. APA Manual 7th edition: Most Notable Changes (Video in English)