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Many Gold OA journals are also linked to in our library databases.
Just like any scholarly journal, the quality, peer-review standards, and reputations of Gold OA journals can vary greatly. Check for information on how journals select the works they publish and what their peer-review process is like. Also, while the it is not without its critics, you can check this list of very low quality or fraudulent publishers maintained by Jeffery Beall, a librarian at the University of Colorado Denver.