User:BadCitationBot

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This is a bot that checks several things about citations on requested pages.

This is a little bot that helps you check the validity of in page citations before reading. It is a little bot with big dreams, you can show it some love at: https://github.com/awiebe/mw-citation-check

Bad Citation Criteria[edit]

  • Url hostname is of a known bad journal
    • Journal Known to be predatory
    • Journals known to have little or no review process (pay to publish)
  • Un-parsable or Null date fields

Todo[edit]

  • Book publisher name fuzzy matches with publications known to have specious claims

Warn citation criteria[edit]

  • Date fuzzy (e.g. year only)