CRC Press Author Checklist for Disk Books
Have you included all contact information for yourself and contributors (if any)? Note that contact
information includes street address, email address, telephone/fax and current affiliation.
Have you included all front matter material including preface, table of contents, author or editor
bio, list of contributors (if any)? Optional items include a dedication and acknowledgements.
Have you included an author or editor photo for inclusion in the book?
Have you included a double-spaced hardcopy of the manuscript (both text and art)?
Have you provided one file per chapter that includes all text, tables, references and figure
Is the chapter file named correctly, for example chapter1.doc?
Is there a call out within the text for every figure?
Is there a figure number and caption for every figure listed at the end of the chapter?
Have you provided electronic copy of the manuscript on a CD/DISK/ZIP DISK that matches the
Have you provided us with information concerning the software used to create the manuscript? If
not, please advise which software is being used:
Have you provided a hardcopy of all figures printed out at 100%?
Have you labeled the figures according to figure number on both the electronic file and hardcopy?
Is each and every figure in the chapter saved as its own separate file?
Are all figures including photographs, halftones and screenshots saved in grayscale (not RGB or
Are the photographic figures or halftones saved at 300dpi at 5 inches wide?
Are the figures saved in the correct format? We prefer .TIFF, .AI or .EPS files.
Are the line drawings saved in a vector graphics program such as Adobe Illustrator? If not, please
advise which software is being used:
Have you provided a list of figures with captions that should appear in color in the book?
Have you provided a hardcopy of these figures print