Professional development resources
Educators resources - Guidelines for critiquing empirical
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A list of helpful questions posted by Antonia D'Onofrio - 2001
A definitive list of questions by Bellini, J. L., & Rumrill,
P. D., Jr, (1999). Research in Rehabilitation Counseling. Springfield,
Ill: Charles C. Thomas.
From Polit, Beck and Hungler: Essentials of Nursing Research (5th
Edition). Use these questions as they relate to the article you
wish to critique. These are specific to nursing research but may
be helpful in all empirical research critiques.
An interesting page containing views and questions.
Take a look at A Guide for Evaluating Research Papers from the Writing
Center, Youngstown State University.