Reading and Writing Center

Reading and Writing Center

Reading and Writing Center is a campus resource for Christian Life College students with the primary purpose of providing academic help in reading and writing. The center will guide students in reading comprehension and give applicable feedback to students on all stages of the writing process for construction and correction. Center Hours (Monday-Thursday 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)

MLA Help

MLA Format | MLA Style

APA Help

General APA Style

General Format of Your APA Paper: Format Type Format Information Paper: Use white paper, 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Margins: 1-inch {top, bottom, left, and right} (1 inch = 2.5cm) Text Formatting: – Font: Times New Roman – Size: 12 points – Do not justify the text – Double-space the entire research paper Heading: Include a header on the top of every page. In the header, you should have a page number (align right) and a short version of your paper’s title, in uppercase, align left. See title page and headings above for more details and samples. Major Sections: Your paper should have 4 major sections: – Title page – Abstract page – Main body – References APA Reference Formula: APA reference page

APA Format

Chicago Style Help

Chicago Style

Chicago Style Title Page Example

Title Page Class papers will either include a title page or include the title on the first page of the text. Use the following guidelines should your instructor or context require a title page: The title should be centered a third of the way down the page. Your name and class information should follow several lines later. For subtitles, end the title line with a colon and place the subtitle on the line below the title.


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