Is this journal peer-reviewed? Where is it indexed? What are the credentials of the editorial boards?
Where is this journal ranked in its research field(s)?
Evaluating the quality of book or monograph publishers can be challenging, as not all books and book chapters are indexed in the major databases. Guidance from your supervisors and colleagues is extremely important.
To evaluate the scholarly quality and impact of a monograph (e.g., a book), you could consider:
Is the book peer-reviewed? What are the credentials of the editors and publishers?
Is the publisher considered a high impact or quality publisher?