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APA Citation Guide (6th Ed.)

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About Formatting

Review the following to ensure your paper meets all basic requirements:

APA Sample Resources 

How to Create a Hanging Indent:

All but the first line of each reference list entry should be indented (called a "hanging indent").

In Microsoft Word, highlight your reference entries and then select the following keys:
- On a PC select: CTRL + T
- On a Mac select: Command + T‚Äč

 

How to Insert a Running Head:

A "running head" is up to 50 characters of a paper's title appearing at the top of every page of your paper. 

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