Editorial Quality Audit / Sample rating form

11/11/2002


For article titled: _________________________________
Page: ___

Nine desirable article characteristics are listed below. Please evaluate this article by circling the number that best rates each characteristic.

(1) Poor ----------------- Excellent (5)

1. Title reflects the content of the article. 1 2 3 4 5
2. Information is presented clearly and logically. 1 2 3 4 5
3. Graphics contribute to the article. 1 2 3 4 5
4. Length of article is appropriate, considering the subject. 1 2 3 4 5
5. Article is technically accurate. 1 2 3 4 5
6. Article has reference value. 1 2 3 4 5
7. Article presents new information or ideas. 1 2 3 4 5
8. Article contributes to an understanding of the subject. 1 2 3 4 5
9. Article provides useful plant engineering information. 1 2 3 4 5

I would like to see more articles on this subject: 1 [ ] Yes 2 [ ] No

I would like to see articles on:
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I consider myself knowledgeable in the subject(s) covered by this article:
1 [ ] Yes 2 [ ] No

Comments: (use other side if needed):

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