Parts of a paper

In the order they appear in the manuscript:


  1. Letter to the editor with suggested referees
  2. Title
  3. Authors
  4. Key words
  5. Abstract
  6. Introduction
  7. Methods
  8. Results
  9. Discussion
  10. References
  11. Figure Legends
  12. Figures
  13. Acknowledgments

In which order should you write them?


Copyright 1995
Tutis Vilis
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
University of Western Ontario
London Ontario Canada

Created 28 Sept 1995
Last updated 10 January 2007
Comments welcome: tutis.vilis@schulich.uwo.ca