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Retraction Watch Database

Database of more than 18k retracted papers released for public use

Retraction Watch Database
Retraction Watch Database


"We’re officially launching the Retraction Watch Database of more than 18,000 retractions, along with a six-page package of stories and infographics based on it that we developed with our partners at Science Magazine. In that package, you’ll learn about trends — some surprising, some perhaps not — and other tidbits such as which countries have the highest retraction rates."


Further Reading & Resources

Retraction Watch Database:
Retraction Watch Database User Guide:
Science article: "What a Massive Database of Retracted Papers Reveals About Science Publishing's 'Death Penalty'"