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Self-Publish Check List

CHECKLIST SUGGESTIONS

❐ Did you follow APA, MLA, or Chicago Style Guide? [ APA (tutorial), MLA (tutorial), or Chicago (tutorial).]

Cover Page
❐ Did you use the Cover Page? (need a cover template?)
❐ Have you left the page number off

Title Page
❐ Does the page have a 2" margin at the top?
❐ Is your full name 1" below the title?
❐ Have you left the page number off (even though you count this page in numbering)?

Copyright Page (optional)
❐ Does your name appear exactly as it does on the title page?
❐ Is the copyright page numbered ii?
❐ Have you clearly identified the copyright? Creative Commons
❐ Did you select Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs CC BY-NC-ND?

Abstract
❐ Does the page show a 2" margin at the top?
❐ Does the second page (if any) return to a 1" margin at the top?
❐ Is the title worded exactly as it is on the title page?
❐ Is the text of your abstract no longer than 150 words (for a thesis) or 350 words (for a dissertation)?
❐ Is this page numbered in lower case Roman numerals?

Dedication, Acknowledgement(s) and/or Preface (if any)
❐ Do the dedication, acknowledgements(s) and preface each begin on a new page?
❐ Does the first page of each have a 2" margin at the top?
❐ Do the second and subsequent pages of each return to the 1" top margin?
❐ Are these pages numbered in lower case Roman numerals?

Table of Contents
❐ Does the first page have a 2" margin at the top?
❐ Do the second and subsequent pages of the table of contents return to the 1" top margin?
❐ Are these pages numbered in lower case Roman numerals?
❐ Is each entry single-spaced, with a double space between entries?
❐ Are the major subheadings within chapters and appendices listed?
❐ Are the corresponding page numbers accurate?

Lists of Tables, Figures, Illustrations, Abbreviations, and Symbols
❐ Does each list have a heading 1" below the top of the page?
❐ Are all lists properly numbered, given a title, and listed consecutively?
❐ Is each entry in the list single-spaced, with a double space between entries?
❐ Are these pages numbered with lower case Roman numerals?

Back Cover Page
❐ Does each list have a heading 1" below the top of the page?
❐ Have you left the page number off
❐ Did you use the Back Cover Page Template? (need a cover template?)




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