General APA Guidelines
Your essay should be typed and double-spaced on standard-sized paper (8.5″ x 11″), with 1″ margins on all sides.
APA recommends using 12 pt.
Times New Roman font.
What is the line spacing in APA format?
Fonts: The preferred font of APA is Times New Roman 12 pt. Margins: Margins should be 1 inch on all sides. Page Numbers: Page numbers should be placed in the document header, flush right. Spacing: The entire document should be double-spaced.
Are APA citations double spaced?
In general, the list of references is double-spaced and listed alphabetically by first author’s last name. For each reference, the first line is typed flush with the left margin, and any additional lines are indented as a group a few spaces to the right of the left margin (this is called a hanging indent).
Is APA format centered?
APA Document Formatting
APA recommends using 12 point Times New Roman font. You should have 1 inch margins on all sides. Each page should include the running head that you established on your title page.