[Purposes] This paper analyzes the influence and action of“cited dates” in the detection of characters copy ratio,advances and improves the works of editing and publishing, academic norms and research evaluation.[Methods] This paper random ly selects some published papers, and adds cited dates to their cited references, then detects, compares, and studies some research results.[Findings] The results show there are no effects for the cited dates in the first detection, but there are significant impacts on the acceptation or rejection of the characters copy ratios, the determ ination of detection ranges, the selection of detection points and the exclusion of non-cited references.[Conclusions] Therefore, the cited dates should be the importantelement of cited references and be given high priority.Itwill contribute to form ing new academic standards, push the detection paradigm changing,and increase the detection effect and the research evaluation scientificity.
Characters copy ratio,