How to Format an APA Works Cited List

Label the page References centered at the top. Double space the entire list. Every line after the first line of a citation should be indented one-half inch from the left margin (also known as hanging indentations). Alphabetize your entire bibliography list.

Add the annotation on the next line below the citation. Further indent the annotation two more spaces (for a total of four spaces).

Note that on EasyBib, when clicking the export to Word button, EasyBib will format your works cited list alphabetized and indented ready to hand in!


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