1 Running head: SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 1 RUNNING HEAD: Yes, it will say, Running head:...., but only on the first page. Use an abbreviated form of the title (not exceeding 50 characters, which will include spaces). The abbreviated title is in capital letters. This will appear in the top left corner 1 inch from the left margin and ½ inch from the top. The all-caps title will appear on all subsequent pages in the top left-hand corner. All elements in the dotted boxes are not visible on your final paper. 1 in. Margin. All written material is within 1in. margins around all sides of the page, on every page. Only the header is outside the 1 in. margin. PAGE NUMBERS: A page number will appear on every page in the top right corner of every page 1 inch from the right margin and ½ inch from the top. 1 in. Margin. Essay title. Try to keep it under 12 words in length and avoid using abbreviations. Sample APA Paper for Students Learning APA Style Your Name The Name of the Course Your Instructor s Name The Date NOTE: Information that is required varies from class to class consult your instructor for which details are required. This information is centered (left to right), double spaced, and can start in the upper half of the page. 1 in. Margin. Revised October 2009 LIBRARY SERVICES Service above and beyond 1 in. Margin. NOTE: This paper is printed doublesided to save paper. A proper APA paper should not be double-sided.
2 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 2 Abstract Section title. You may not have to include an abstract with your paper; if in doubt, ask your instructor. The abstract is a single paragraph in block format (without paragraph indentation) and should be between 150 and 250 words. Be sure to understand the difference between the abstract (a summary of the paper) and the introduction (an introduction to the paper). A good trick is to write one summary sentence for each major part of your paper; which should leave you with a good, four-sentence abstract. See section 2.04 of the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association for additional information. Medicine Hat College Library Services has several copies of the manual available in the Vera Bracken Library; one at the Information Desk, one in the Reference Collection, and two in the Circulating Collection. The Brooks Campus Library will have two copies one in each of the Circulating and Reference Collections. The call number for both the circulating and reference copies is BF 76.7 P In all cases, only books in the Circulating Collection can be checked-out. NOTE. 1. The abstract is not indented like regular paragraphs. 2. Read more about abstracts and the use of abbreviations in sections: 2.04 (pp ) and (pp ) of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.).
3 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 3 Sample APA Paper for Students Learning APA Style Essay s title. The first part of your paper is the introduction. Head this section with the title of your paper; do not use the heading Introduction. This part of your paper develops the background, and states the purpose and rationale of the paper, and answers the question, What is the point of this paper? At the end of your introduction include a sentence stating the purpose of your research (your thesis statement). Section 2.05 of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA Publication Manual) will give you more information on writing your introduction. This Paper is Only a Guide Use this paper as a guide only; if anything in this paper is different from the instructions provided by your instructor, always do as your instructor asks. If in doubt, ask your instructor. For more help on writing and formatting your paper, go to Writing in College: A Short Guide to College Writing, at This website provides information on every aspect of college writing. We also carry many books in the library that will help in your writing. Basic APA Format Your APA paper should: (a) be double-spaced on every page; (b) have 2.54 cm (1 inch) wide margins on all four sides top, bottom, left, and right; (c) have one space after each comma, semicolon, and colon; (d) two spaces after sentence periods; and (e) have headings if it is more than a few pages in length. The Body of Your Paper The middle part of your paper is where you make the main points of your argument. The points you want to make may be clear to you, but that is not always the case for the reader.
4 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 4 Paragraphs and headings work together to help you get your ideas across to the reader as clearly as possible (Audi, 1999). Paragraphs Level 2 heading. Paragraphs help you change from one idea to another in your paper. Aim to make one point or present one piece of information in each paragraph. It is recommended that you break the document into short... paragraphs to make it easier to read (Kennedy, 2004, p. 23). Headings Level 2 heading. Headings organize the hierarchy of ideas in your paper. By employing headings, you give your reader visual cues about the importance of the information that is to follow. Headings can be especially useful when explaining processes step-by-step. You can have one or more levels of headings in your paper; all ideas of equal importance will have the same level of heading. The longer your paper, the more levels of headings you will have. For a detailed explanation of headings (including how to format headings when you have more than three levels), see section 3.03 of the APA Publication Manual. This paper uses three levels of headings; refer to Table 1 to find out how to format them. Figures and Tables Figures refer to any illustration (e.g., chart, graph, illustration, photograph, etc.) that you employ in your essay. Tables refer to any numeric or textual information that conveys data in an efficient and comprehensible arrangement through the use of rows and columns (American Psychological Association [APA], 2010). Figures and tables will not be integrated into the text of an essay; they will be placed after the references page, but before any appendices with any tables preceding figures. Each figure and table will be presented on its own page. Refer to Figure 1 and Table 1 for examples of how you might format each. Figures and tables can also be
5 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 5 employed in appendices for certain cases. The Appendix The appendix is a useful tool to provide your readers with supplemental information, which can be in the form of figures, tables, or text. The appendix will be placed after any reference, figure, and table pages. You are allowed to have more than one appendix, which will be arranged in the order that they are referred to in the paper. Each appendix will be titled Appendix. If you have more than one appendix, they will be given an alphabetical designation (e.g., Appendix A, Appendix B, etc.). Each appendix will have a title, double-spaced, below the page heading. Refer to the table in the Appendix of this guide for more information about where to locate information on various topics in the APA Publication Manual. It should be noted that the table in the appendix does not have a label or number attached to it; because it is a single standalone table in an appendix, no alphanumeric designation is required. Referencing Research Material A major component in any academic paper is the citation of information that you incorporated into your essay from materials found in the research process. Failure to give recognition to that source material is plagiarism. Heffernan, Lincoln, and Atwill (2001) state that: Use a ½ in. indent for block quote. Example of a block quotation see section 6.03 (p.171) of APA Publication Manual. Plagiarism occurs if you are presenting the words or thoughts of another writer as if they were your own. When you submit a paper that is wholly or partly plagiarized, you are taking credit... for work done by someone else. This is fundamentally dishonest and therefore wrong. (p. 571) If you are caught plagiarizing, the academic consequences could include failure of your class, or expulsion from your program or institution.
6 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 6 You will need to cite information when you (a) quote (use another source word-forword), (b) paraphrase another person s ideas or words, and (c) employ a little known fact or idea that is not common knowledge (Citing Information, n.d.). Even though you use your own words when paraphrasing, the concepts are still borrowed and require citation. Citing Sources Level 2 heading. There are two major components required in order to avoid charges of plagiarism. The two things required are an in-text citation and a reference page citation. You are required to provide both pieces of data when you paraphrase or quote other writer s ideas or words. Level 3 heading. In-text citation. The in-text citation is a visual cue that accompanies borrowed words and ideas. Immediately following the paraphrase or quote, include: the author s surname, the source s copyright date, and the page number from which the information was taken in parenthesis. This cue informs your reader that information was borrowed, and they your reader can refer to the reference page for detailed bibliographic information on the source. Page numbers are not necessary when paraphrasing, but they are still recommended. Level 3 heading. Reference page citation. Immediately following the text of your essay, you will have your reference page. The reference page includes detailed bibliographic information about material that allows readers to verify information for themselves. Conclusion A conclusion adds order and emphasis to your paper; it should pull the different parts of the paper together, emphasizes important points, and demonstrates the possibilities for future exploration of your topic. Although the conclusion should include a restatement of your thesis, it should not simply restate the points you made in your paper; the conclusion should add to the reader s understanding of the issues as well as clarify your argument.
7 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 7 References Section title. American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological ½ in. hanging indent. Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. Audi, R. (Ed.). (1999). Making paragraphs that work. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Citing information. (n.d.). Retrieved from Citing.htm Heffernam, J. A. W., Lincoln, J. E., & Atwill, J. (2001). Writing: A college handbook: Instructor s edition (5th ed.). New York, NY: W. W. Norton. Kennedy, P. M. (2004). Technical writing tips. Tech Directions, 64(4), Retrieved from Academic Search Complete database. (Accession No ) NOTE. 1. The references are in alphabetical order by author s last name (if there is no author then the title of the reference is used instead). 2. The title of the page is References. 3. The reference page is on a separate page from the rest of the text. 4. Each citation employs a hanging indent, which means the first line is flush against the left margin and each subsequent line per citation is indented by 5 7 spaces or ½ inch. To create a hanging indent in Word 2007, perform the following steps (Note. There are other ways to do this): a. Type your citations as normal and select/highlight them all. b. Right-click on the selection with your mouse and select Paragraphs... from the contextual menu. c. Setup the Indentation section as illustrated: d. Click OK to complete. e. Be sure that the first line is flush and that all lines are double-spaced. For more details on formatting references see the APA Style Guide that is available in the library or on the Web site at:
8 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 8 Table 1 Table label. Orientation of Headings Employed in a 5 Heading Essay Table title is italicized. Heading Level Format Centered, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Heading a 1 Your paragraph will start on the next subsequent line. The double spacing rules are still applied here, as they are with other headings. 2 Flush Left, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Heading Your paragraph will start on the next subsequent line. Indented, boldface, at the beginning of a paragraph, with only the 3 first word capitalized and it ends in a period. b Your paragraph starts immediately after the heading. 4 Indented, boldface, italicized, with only the first word capitalized and it ends in a period. Your paragraph starts immediately after the heading. 5 Indented, italicized, with only the first word capitalized and it ends in a period. Your paragraph starts immediately after the heading. Note. From Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed., pp ), 2010, Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Copyrighted 2010 by American Psychological Association. This is an example of a general note. a This type of heading employs what is also known as title case. b This type of heading employs what is also known as sentence case. The a and b are specific notes for the table. Probability notes are a third type they are not displayed here. NOTE. 1. Refer to section 5.16 (p. pp ) of the APA Publication Manual for elements of a table note. 2. Content of a table can be single spaced it was left double spaced here to demonstrate relationships between each heading and its associated content. 3. The table note will be double spaced.
9 Time SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 9 Comprehension 0 Comprehension Figure 1. Student comprehension of the APA citation method over time. Although this chart is facetious in nature, it is meant to illustrate that comprehension of the APA method of documentation is attainable as it is used over time. NOTE. 1. The figure label is italicized and employs an Arabic numeral. 2. The caption is double spaced. 3. The text following the label acts as both explanation and title of the figure. 4. The figure will be centered on the page. 5. In your essay, you would simply refer to the figure by writing: Refer to Figure 1 for an illustration of It is advisable/permissible to use a sans serif font (e.g., Arial, Futura, Helvetica, etc.) between 8 and 14 points in size for figures. 7. For complete details on the formatting of figures, refer to sections (pp ) of the APA Publication Manual.
10 SAMPLE APA PAPER FOR STUDENTS 10 Since there is no text and only one table in this appendix, then the label of Table A1 is not required. Appendix Section title. If there is more than one appendix, then they would be Appendix A, Appendix B, etc. Often-Referenced Pages from the APA s Publication Manual Appendix title. Subject Section(s) Page(s) 1. Appendixes 2.06, 2.13, 5.04, , 38 40, 127, Figures General Formatting Rules Headings , , Numbers Personal Communication 6.20, , Quotations Reference Citations in Text Reference List Sample Paper Figures Secondary Sources Seriation Spacing and Punctuation 4.01, , Tables Note. The information provided in this table is specific to the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. NOTE. 1. Appendices can be figures, tables, or text. 2. The note is double spaced, but content of a table can be single or double spaced. 3. Multiple appendices are ordered in the same order that they are mentioned in the essay. 4. The appendix title is below the section title. It is centered, using title case. 5. This table constitutes the entire appendix, therefore the section label and title serve in place of it being designated Table A1. A table title is not required here, because there is no introductory text to the table, and therefore the appendix s title doubles for the table title. 6. If more tables were in this appendix, then this one would be designated Table A1, and subsequent ones as: Table A2, Table A3, etc. Tables in other appendixes would be given an alphanumeric designation depending on which appendix it appeared in (e.g., Table B1 [in Appendix B], Table C1 [in Appendix C], etc.). 7. Refer to section 2.13 (pp ) of the APA Publication Manual for more details.
Creating APA Style Research Papers (6th Ed.) All the recommended formatting in this guide was created with Microsoft Word 2010 for Windows and Word 2011 for Mac. If you are going to use another version
DOCUMENT PREPARATION Typeface/Font: pp. 228 229* Margins: Page Numbers: p. 230 Page Headers: p. 230 Running Head: The preferred typeface is Times New Roman (but any serif typeface is acceptable), black
Running head: APA FORMAT REVIEW FOR SIXTH EDITION 1 PAGE SETUP (Section 8.03, pp. 228-230) Uniform margins of at least one inch on all sides All parts double spaced No extra spacing before or after the
BSN GUIDE 1 BSN GUIDE FOR SCHOLARLY PAPERS This guide is to assist the BSN student in utilizing the American Psychological Association (APA) format and writing in a professional style. The focus of this
Running head: EXAMPLE APA STYLE PAPER 1 Example of an APA Style Paper Justine Berry Austin Peay State University EXAMPLE APA STYLE PAPER 2 Abstract APA format is the official style used by the American
SAMPLE TURABIAN STYLE PAPER John Doe History 2010 Dr. Johnson July 11, 2014 Doe 1 The Turabian style sample essay has been prepared to help answer some of the questions and problems that you may have when
UTT LIBRARIES APA STYLE FORMATTING A Brief Guide Revised October 2010 UTT LIBRARIES 2 BRIEF GUIDE TO FORMATTING A RESEARCH PAPER USING THE APA STYLE As part of the course requirements at tertiary level,
Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology Dissertation Format Requirements Manual APA 6 th edition format Version 10/29/2010 Table of Contents A. PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY FORMAT...
APA General Format: Research Papers General format for papers written in APA style is covered in the first chapter of the Publication Manual (Call number here at Morrisville College Library: REF BF 76.7.P83
APA 6 th Edition Formatting and Style Guide Lakehead University Writing Center Workshop Presentation Overview Why document? Research tips Formatting quotations General APA guidelines Specific guidelines:
Harvard Formatting and Style Guide Cover Page Harvard formatting requires a very specific title page. About halfway down the page is the title of the paper, in all capital letters. Following this (about
SOE GUIDELINES FOR APA STYLE SOE PD 32 FOR PAPERS, THESES AND DISSERTATIONS School of Education Colorado State University This document has three major sections: differences between APA and SOE styles,
Running head: AN EXAMPLE OF APA 1 An Example of the American Psychological Association s Format K. Elizabeth McDonald Walden University AN EXAMPLE OF APA 2 An Example of the American Psychological Association
6411American Psychological Association UMKC Writing Studio 816.235.1146 firstname.lastname@example.org www.umkc.edu/writingstudio APA Style. What is APA? Formatting standards set up by the American Psychological
Example Paper 1 Running head: EXAMPLE PAPER FOR GRADING APA Example Paper for the Writing and Grading of Students Papers in the American Psychological Association (APA) Style Norm Stradleigh Course Information
A P A 6 th Edition Sample Paper Text Margins 1 inch all around Typing -Do not break (hyphenate) words at end of a line. -Indent the first line of every paragraph except for the abstract page (The default
Guidelines for Writing An APA Style Lab Report Research articles in psychology follow a specific format as set forth by the American Psychological Association (APA Style). The following sections describe
General APA Guidelines Essay Formatting: APA, Chicago, MLA Your essay should be typed, double-spaced with 1" margins on 8.5" x 11" paper. The preferred typeface is Times New Roman, with a 12-point font
Name: Period: Ms. Kawalek, English 11 The Writing Process Packet Keep this packet for the rest of the school year. PLEASE DO NOT LOSE IT! You must complete all prewriting and editing steps prior to submitting
Running head: YOUR PAPER S TITLE SHORTENED TO 50 CHARACTERS 1 The words Running head followed by a colon come before the title on the title page only; on subsequent pages, only the title appears. The word
March 2013 SOE GUIDELINES FOR MODIFYING APA STYLE TO SUPPLEMENT THE CSU FORMATTING GUIDE FOR DISSERTATIONS School of Education Colorado State University The Colorado State University Thesis Manual (http://graduateschool.colostate.edu/documents
GUIDELINES AND REQUIREMENTS FOR AUTHORING A TECHNICAL REPORT As a Partial Requirement Toward Certification at the Technologist Level GUIDELINES AND REQUIREMENTS FOR AUTHORING A TECHNICAL REPORT Completing
Introduction BSN HANDBOOK 2009 APPENDIX D APA WRITING GUIDELINES Basic Use of APA Format Tips for Writing a Professional Paper Prepared for the Finlandia University Nursing Program Using APA Publication
MALAYSIAN JOURNAL OF LEARNING AND INSTRUCTION (MJLI) FORMATTING YOUR ARTICLE ARTICLE COMPONENTS Abstract Structured abstract must be a brief, comprehensive summary of the contents of the article. It allows
DEPARTMENT OF LEADERSHIP STUDIES DISSERTATION FORMATTING The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, sixth edition (American Psychological Association, 2010, ISBN # 1-4338-0561-8),
MA Research Paper Guidelines January 2012 Page 2 of 10 Contents 1. Requirements... 3 2. Producing the research paper... 4 3. Appendix: The template and other production details... 5 Page setup... 5 Spelling,
Running head: SHORTENED TITLE 1 To center a line in Microsoft Word, select Format Paragraph from the Microsoft Word menu bar. Then, on the Indents and Spacing tab, choose Centered from the drop-down list
SIXTH EDITION APA GUIDELINES 1 THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON COLLEGE OF NURSING American Psychological Association (APA) Style Guidelines Sixth Edition The following information is provided as the highlights
Research Paper Survival Guide Chariho Regional High School Table of Contents Choosing a Topic...2 Creating a Thesis Statement...2 Creating an Outline...2 Creating a Annotated Bibliography...3 Setting up
Student Learning Support Writing Support APA Style Formatting Overview The American Psychological Association style is commonly referred to as APA. Like other styles, all pages should be formatted with
Running head: UWC Sample APA Format Paper 1 UWC Sample APA Format Paper Yourfirstname Lastname East Carolina University UWC Sample APA Format Paper 2 Abstract This is your abstract page for your APA paper.
Requirements for Preparing Your Work Term Report Work term reports are expected to be technical and analytical in nature and usually address substantial subjects such as: the feasibility of a design or
APA Style Formatting and Style Guide APA? APA- American Psychological Association originated in 1929 Group of psychologist, anthropologist, and business managers convened and sough to establish a simple
Formatting a Document in Word using MLA style 1. Using MS Word - various versions 2. Using MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers 7 th ed. (2009) 3. The 7 th ed. is also in Term Paper Assistance section
APA Research Paper Template Instructions The American Psychological Association (APA) style for formatting an essay is not a setting in Microsoft Word 2010. However, by following these steps, you can set
Running head: APA STYLE PAGE FORMATTING INSTRUCTIONS 1 Formatting Your Paper in APA Style (Sixth Edition) Using MS-Word (Office 2007 and 2010) Alan W. Aldrich University of South Dakota Author Note The
Thesis Format Guide This guide has been prepared to help graduate students prepare their research papers and theses for acceptance by Clark University. The regulations contained within have been updated
Office of Research and Graduate Studies Duncan Hayse, MA, MFA Coordinator Theses, Doctoral Projects, and Dissertations CONTACT: http://www.uiw.edu/orgs/writing/index.html email@example.com APA review for
THESIS FULL TITLE by STUDENT FULL NAME A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Business Administration to Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization
Turabian 8 th Edition Beulah Heights University Writing Lab Disclosure! Instructions are for Microsoft Word 2010 & 2013! Follow the general format! Consult the instructor! Consult the 8 th edition Turabian
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY STANISLAUS Master s Thesis/Project Doctoral Dissertation Preparation Guidelines http://www.csustan.edu/grad/documents/guidelinesforthesis-dissertation.pdf Graduate School 209-667-3129
MLA Formatting in MS Word 2010 / 2011 Learn to format a research paper in MLA style using Microsoft Word 2010 for PC and 2011 for Mac. Program Version and Resources for Guide All the recommended formatting
Running head: INTERNET AND DISTANCE ED 1 In the top half of the page, centered and double-spaced, include: title of the paper, your first and last name, course number and name, instructor name, and date
Running head: EFFECTS OF FLYING PIGS 1 Effects of Flying Pigs on Consumer Confidence Casey Wilcox English 1102 Professor Terry Barnes October 13, 2011 EFFECTS OF FLYING PIGS 2 Effects of Flying Pigs on
Running head: A SHORT TITLE FOR YOUR PAPER 1 Your Fully Explanatory Title: In About a Dozen Words or So Your Professional Name Upper Iowa University A SHORT TITLE FOR YOUR PAPER 2 Abstract Here, with no
Running head: APA GUIDELINES 1 APA Guidelines for Student Papers (Holt, Hewitt, and Pijanowski) Educational Leadership Program Area CIED Department College of Education and Health Professions University
HSU Thesis and Project Format Requirements HSU format requirements were developed to assist you in preparation of a thesis/project for publication through Humboldt Digital Scholar. It is your responsibility
APA Style: Citing References in Text APA citation style is an author-date system of referencing other people s words and ideas within the text of a paper. Sources are briefly identified within the text
Basic Formatting 1 Basic Formatting of a Microsoft Word Document for Word 2003 and 2007 Center for Writing Excellence Updated April 2009 Basic Formatting 2 Table of Contents GENERAL FORMATTING INFORMATION...
Running head: SAMPLE APA SIXTH EDITION GUIDE 1 Sample APA Sixth Edition Guide for Master of Social Work Students Marilynne J. Ramsey Indiana University South Bend SAMPLE APA SIXTH EDITION GUIDE 2 Sample
The APA Documentation Style Guide Updated September 2010 For complete information, consult the APA Handbook, 6th edition Paper Formatting Papers should be written in 10-12 font, Times New Roman (or similar),
OFFICE OF GRADUATE STUDIES STYLE AND FORMAT REQUIREMENTS MASTERS OF SCIENCE THESIS The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay graduate programs in Applied Leadership for Teaching and Learning and Environmental
APA Style and Formatting Explained January 31, 2012 1 Table of Contents Overview... 2 In-text Citations... 3 Citing a Paraphrase Examples... 4 Citing Quotations Examples... 5 The Reference List General
Using the ETDR Word Template Masters Theses and Reports Information Technology Assistance Center Kansas State University 214 Hale Library 785 532 7722 firstname.lastname@example.org This document is available at:
HOW TO WRITE A PROPER SCIENTIFIC (LABORATORY) PAPER or HOW TO GET AN A ON YOUR SCIENCE LAB REPORT THE PURPOSE OF A LAB (OR SCIENTIFIC) REPORT IS SO THAT SOMEONE ELSE (ANOTHER RESEARCHER OR EVEN A LAYPERSON)
Writing 1 Running head: USING APA STYLE Writing a Successful Paper: Using APA Style Your Name Here Arizona State University Writing 2 Abstract The second page usually contains your abstract, which is a
1. Dalhousie Thesis Guidelines 1. The thesis must represent a coherent body of original work by the student. It must display a scholarly approach and thorough knowledge of the subject. 2. Plagiarism in
Directions for the Preparation of Theses and Dissertations Created February 2015 Table of Contents WHAT S NEW IN THIS EDITION... 3 INTRODUCTION... 4 THESIS/DISSERTATION IMPORTANT DEADLINES... 5 THESIS/DISSERTATION
A THESIS/DISSERTATION FORMATTING MANUAL FOR THE PURDUE UNIVERISTY CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT A Manual Submitted to the Faculty and Graduate Students of Purdue University by Arwen N. Revis To help fulfill the
Running head: APA FORMATTING FOR STUDENTS 1 APA Formatting For Dixie State College Nursing Students An A. Student Dixie State College APA Formatting for Dixie State College Nursing Students 2 Nursing students
Running Head: KEY POINTS FROM APA (5 th ED.) STYLE MANUAL APA Key Points 1 Key Points from the 5 th Edition of the APA Publication Manual Lorna R. Catford Sonoma State University October 2006 APA Key Points
MLA Formatting in Microsoft Word 2010/2011 Learn to format a research paper in MLA style using Microsoft Word 2010 for Windows and 2011 for Mac. Program Version and Resources for Guide All the recommended
Running head: A VERY CORRECT APA STYLE PAPER 1 Comment [MSOffice1]: The running head is a short title for the paper placed at the left margin. Each letter of the running head is capitalized. The number
Instructions for Formatting APA Style Papers in Microsoft Word 2010 To begin a Microsoft Word 2010 project, click on the Start bar in the lower left corner of the screen. Select All Programs and then find
USING MICROSOFT WORD 007 FOR APA TASKS This booklet is not formatted in APA style. TABLE OF CONTENTS General Tips... APA References... Backspace and Delete... Dashes and Hyphens... Center... Grammar Check...
Disclaimers: 1. This tutorial focuses on managing Citations & Bibliography Works Cited (MLA) and References (APA) for documents created in Microsoft Word. This tutorial is not intended to serve as a substitute
How to Format Your Thesis or Dissertation How to view the formatting marks in your document... 2 How to reset your toolbars... 3 How to set the margins... 4 How to double space your document... 7 How to
Updated 10/07/08 TABLE OF CONTENTS WHAT IS MEANT BY REFERENCING AND CITING?...3 WHY IS REFERENCING IMPORTANT?...3 PLAGIARISM..3 HOW TO AVOID PLAGIARISM...4 THE HARVARD SYSTEM...5 IN-TEXT CITATION 5 COMPILING
APA FORMATTING RESOURCES FOR WRITTEN ASSIGNMENTS www.apastyle.org Do not use Owl/Purdue for APA resource Using APA style formatting for written assignments in the nursing field is the accepted method of
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Thesis and Dissertation Digital Handbook This style guide outlines the thesis/dissertation formatting requirements at NC A&T. The Graduate School
Reference with confidence: The Harvard style 1 Reference with confidence The Harvard style (2012 Edition) As used in: Archaeology Biochemistry (as well as Vancouver) Biology (as well as Vancouver) Economics
APA Styles: Formatting and Editorial Styles APA Formatting: Parts of an APA Style Paper Title page with Author Note Abstract page Body of paper with Introduction Method Results Discussion References Tables
Appalachian State University Master of Public Administration Program Writing Guide Introduction Students should use the following guidelines to complete written assignments in the Appalachian State University
Microsoft Word 2016 Tutorial This tutorial requires a basic understanding of how to use Microsoft Word and focuses only on operations useful for the Word and Excel Assignment 2016. This transcript is supplementary
Academic integrity, plagiarism and referencing As a Chancellor State College student, it is an expectation that you use integrity in writing when creating your own work. This means you need to use academic
Running head: SHORTENED TITLE OF YOUR PAPER 1 Instructions on using this sample APA format paper: Read through and replace the content of the sample paper with your content, leaving all formatting intact
THIS IS THE RUNNING HEAD IN UP TO 50 CHARACTERS 1 (The running head is what gets printed across the top of journal pages. The 50 characters include spaces. It usually contains as much as the title that
Handbook for the Preparation of the Thesis or Research Paper School of Graduate Studies Bemidji State University 1500 Birchmont Drive NE, #48 Bemidji, MN 56601-2699 218-755-2027 FAX: 218-755-2258 February
1 Submission Checklist Spell Check Omit Author Information Optional Media File Run a final spell check with proofing language set to English (US) before submitting! Delete author identification from the
LAKEHEAD UNIVERSITY STUDENT SUCCESS CENTRE Documenting and Formatting Using the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) 6th Edition The following information has been taken from
Your consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website.