Open Access, predatory publishing

I received this unsolicited email today, the latest of several of the same ilk.  The transformation of British academia into a used-car lot proceeds apace.

Dear Colleague,
Horizon Research Publishing,USA (HRPUB) is a worldwide open access publisher serving the academic research and scientific communities by launching peer reviewed journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines.
We invite you to submit your papers to our journals.

1. Free of Charge – Sept 30 2013 
All papers submitted before Sept 30, 2013 will be published free of charge.

2. High Quality, Rapid Production 
The time between initial screening and online publication is normally around 2 months.

3. Peer Review 
All new articles submitted must undergo a rigorous review. The review results will be notified within 30 days.

4. How to Submit 
Please submit your manuscript through our 
Online Manuscript Tracking System. Also, you can send your manuscript to
5. Register
Customer support is free for 
registered users .
6. Join Us as Reviewers
Please complete the 
membership application form  and send it to

Horizon Research Publishing, USA


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s