Grand rounds: Andrea Quaiattini, liaison librarian - "Predatory Publishing and Open Access"


Montreal General Hospital 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, QC, H3G 1A4, CA

Andrea Quaiattini, liaison librarian for postgraduate medicine, medical specialties, Indigenous health, Institute of Health Sciences Education

Lucy Kiester, liaison librarian for undergraduate medicine

Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering

McGill University

Title: "Predatory Publishing and Open Access"


Learning objectives:

By the end of this presentation the participants will be able to:

  • Articulate the reasoning behind Open Access​
  • Identify different Open Access models and their characteristics​
  • Understand the role eScholarship (McGill's repository) can play in helping you meet Open Access requirements ​
  • Define predatory publishing and other questionable publishing practices​
  • Apply different indicators and resources to help identify predatory publishers/journals



MGH, Osler - speaker’s site!

Participating sites:

Glen - DS1.1427,

St.Mary - 1501E,

JGH - B.106,

Barrie Memorial - Room 3 



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