1. Do the references follow a uniform format?
  2. What is the format?
  3. Is there a specific format used for the citations in the text?
  4. What is that format?
  5. How many references are listed?
  6. How many of the references are from refereed journals?
  7. How many of the references are over ten years older than your  paper?
  8. How many citations are to the WWW?
  9. Can you find a citation in the text for each reference?
  10. Is every citation in the text in the reference list?
  11. Which sections of the paper have the most references?


Parts of a paper table of contents.