Save Time! Create Hanging Indent for Citations in
To create a citation with correctly
indented second and subsequent lines, use your "Hanging Indent" feature
of Microsoft Word (enable the function when you're ready to create
your entries, and be sure to disable it when you finish).
From the bar menu click on <Format>
Click on <Paragraph>
Look for the caption that says
Click on the selection arrow and
Now click on <OK>
Now, you're ready to type your
From this point on, the
first line of your citation will automatically start at the left
When your text "wraps around,"
your second and any subsequent lines will automatically be indented the
required five spaces
When you get to the end of an
entry, just push <Enter> and your cursor will automatically drop
down flush with the left margin to begin your next entry.
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