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APA Format and Citations



Sample of APA style title page

American Psychological Association (APA) Style Guidelines

  • Use the links below to learn how to format a paper for APA style research reports. 

    APA Edition 7 Writing in APA Style

    How do you do APA format?

    Throughout your paper, you need to apply the following APA format guidelines:

    1. Set page margins to 1 inch on all sides.

    2. Double-space all text, including headings.

    3. Indent the first line of every paragraph 0.5 inches.

    4. Use an accessible font (e.g., Times New Roman 12pt., Arial 11pt., or Georgia 11pt.).

    Watch this YouTube video on how to set up your paper using APA formatting.