Try out the free Microsoft Word paper template formatted for APA Style. This is a great tool to help you remember the components of your APA-style paper. Take a look at a sample paper to see an example.
Log in with your Lesley Outlook e-mail credentials, and you can access and work in this template online through Onedrive, or download it to your computer.
Click "First Page" and edit the [TITLE] field so that it shows your paper title.
Then, click "Other Pages" and edit the [TITLE] field again to achieve the appropriate running head for subsequent page.
No need to do anything to the page number field--<#>. Word will format that for you!
1. On the "Home" tab, look at the Paragraph section.
2. The hanging indent option is circled--click the dropdown arrow and choose "Hanging Indent." Then you can format all your reference automatically, with the second line indented, per APA style guidelines.
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