Font Default Home tab Font dialog box ○ Font: Times New Roman ○ Style: Regular ○ Size: 12 ○ Default
Header Insert tab Header Blank Different first page Running head: SHORTENED TITLE Tab key
Page Number Page Number Current position (page number 1 will appear) Double click anywhere
Title Page: Title Enter about 1/3 way down page Center text option Line spacing: 2.0 Go back into line spacing: Remove space after paragraph Type Title using regular type Capitalizing significant words only Do not capitalize prepositions Do not capitalize words <5 letters
Title page: Name Enter after title Type First Name then last name Enter School name
Header: other pages Double click in header area Highlight over the words [Type text] Type in shortened title all caps Tab key Insert Page # option arrow Current position ○ Word will number all pages in order ○ Double click anywhere
Abstract Type in “Abstract” Enter Select left align Do not indent 150-250 words Concise summary
First Body Page Home center alignment Type full title just as on title page Enter Home tab Left align Tab one time Do not enter at end of line (word wrapping); unless starting new paragraph.
End of paragraph Enter one time to begin new paragraph Tab one time
In-text citation This in-text citation consists of the author’s last name and year of publication in parenthesis, like this (Smith, 2009). No author use first few words of sources title (“Prison Education,” 2008).
Reference Page Insert Page break Home Center align References Enter Home Left align
Source Begin w/ authors last name Comma Initial (include first & last if provided) Period after each initial Date in parenthesis followed by period Title (cap only first word, proper nouns), period Italicize journal name Comma Volume & issue if given Comma Pages numbers Second line: hanging indention
Hanging indent Highlight line to indent Hour glass icon on ruler (at top) Left click/drag to half inch mark Enter to begin next reference
Online sources Journal articles found online or in a library database Add doi at end of citation (unique identifier) No doi: use home page url
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