Parts of a Scientific Paper
- How would you characterize this journal and
its audience? (All of science, particular discipline, subdiscipline)
- How would you characterize this paper:
review article, short notice of important new findings, detailed description
- How many major sections does the paper have?
- Does the paper use footnotes? What is
- For a paper delivered via the web: what is
the quality, and can it replace a paper copy?
Specific sections Common to Most Papers