I need to place a header on each page that has my last name and the page number but i can't seem to figure out how to do this it's for a research paper and must go in the top right side of each paper. Preparing a research report a research experience provides undergraduates a problem-solving activity unlike anything else in the curriculum it provides exposure to research methodology and an opportunity to work closely with a faculty advisor. 16) go to the bottom of this page and delete any page number that is shown there 17) scroll through the body of the paper and be sure that the first page of the body shows a number 1 centered at the bottom and the rest of the pages of the body show the page. A good research paper always starts with a good problem statement after the cover page, acknowledgement section and the content page the next section is the introduction this is the place where you can put the problem statement or the working hypothesis. The reader can go to the list of works cited at the end of the paper to get the complete citation what if you cannot find a page number use a section number if it is given otherwise, just use the author name or, if no author is given, the first words of the title.
In apa style a references page (also known as a reference list page) is a separate page at the end of your paper that includes all of the sources that you've cited throughout your paper usually it is a single page of references, alphabetized by author it includes all of the essential information. Sara, librarian reply: do an in-text citation in your appendix (just like you would in the body of your paper) for the information you are quoting, paraphrasing, or summarizing then add the full reference/citation information to the main references list for your paper. The short answer is that the research paper is a report summarizing the answers to the research questions you generated in your background research plan it's a review of the relevant publications (books, magazines, websites) discussing the topic you want to investigate. If you do not know where to find the menu to insert footnotes in your word processing program, go to the help menu and research it before starting to footnote your paper 3 cite your quotation or reference.
Keep the position for the page numbers at top of the page, in the header, with the alignment to the right show the number on the first page unless you have a title page start the page numbers on the second page if you have a title page. Rule: all papers should have automatically inserted page numbers that show in the upper right corner on all pages except the first do not insert these page numbers by hand do not insert these page numbers by hand. The title page is the first page of your psychology paper in order to make a good first impression, it is important to have a well-formatted title page in proper apa format that clearly represents your paper. List page numbers of all tables double-sided saves paper include page numbers of course do not hesitate to ask us, or your research advisor for help.
Can you help with my research for my psychology paper do you have any sample papers that i can view page numbers bibliography sample papers. Then, at the end of your paper, create a new page with the heading, notes list the sources, including the author's first and last name, the title and date of the publication, and the page number for each one separate each element with a comma, then add a period after the page number. Go down to the next page below the section break (in this example, the first page of chapter i), and click on the page number in the footer if your cursor is in the footer, you should see footer -section [#]- to the left, and same as previous on the right. What impression do you really have of me on paper steve joy is careers adviser for research staff in the arts, humanities, and social sciences at the university of cambridge - follow him on.
The page number(s) of the appendix/appendices will continue on with the numbering from the last page of the text appendices the structure, format, content, and style of a journal-style scientific paper. T smith, an entomologist at the usda agricultural research service explains, when the larvae are eating the cambium, they are destroying the nutrient-carrying vessels in the trees, and as they move into the heartwood, they are destroying the water-carrying vessels (becker 18-19. Best answer: number goes at bottom center of each page your name, etc goes on cover page hope this helps i just finished writing about 10 apa papers for my master's.
Begin each paper with a title page that includes the title of your paper, your name, the department name and course number [history 308 (or whatever is the correct number)] and the date of submission. Press the tab key twice so that your curser is now on the right side of the page to set the page numbers: position the curser on the left side of the page (follow instructions above. Writing numbers: whether to enter numerals or words for a number is often confusing in different situations, this will vary, but probably a fair generality is that a numeral is shorter than a word, so use a numeral, with the following exceptions. A research paper isn't a research paper unless you end with full bibliographical details on every source you cited this part can be tedious and tricky leave yourself plenty of time to do it this part can be tedious and tricky leave yourself plenty of time to do it.
The upper right corner of every page in your paper the header should be an abbreviated version of the title also, just as a tip use the header/footer feature in your word processing program. Best answer: the first page of your paper should have your name, the professor's name, the course, and the date the paper is due normally, you don't put a page number on the first page, but you put your last name followed by the page number on the upper right hand corner on all of the following pages. Double click on the page number of the landscaped page and delete the page number 2 in the insert group, under the page number option, go to page margins and select large, right. • the page header will still contain the title of the paper in all capital letters, but running head is no longer needed • the word abstract should be centered on the first line.
Do not make a title page for your paper unless specifically requested in the upper left-hand corner of the first page, list your name, your instructor's name, the course, and the date again, be sure to use double-spaced text. General format and title page: your research paper needs to be typed, double-spaced on standard-sized paper (85 x 11 inches) use one to one-and-a-half inch margins on all four sides of each page apa (american psychological association) calls for a title page.