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APA 7th Referencing

American Psychological Association, 7th edition

Easy Referencing tool


A referencing software package to assist with the collection and management of your references. Online and desktop versions available.

Formatting hanging indent in Word

Step 1: Select More Paragraph Options icon from home ribbon.

Screenshot highlighting more paragraph options icon in Word


Step 2: Under Indents and Spacing tab, select Hanging from the Special: drop down menu.

Ensure size is set to 1.27cm. Click OK to save changes.

Screenshot showing hanging indent selection from special drop down menu


Keyboard shortcuts for hanging indent


Ctrl + T   Create a hanging indent

Ctrl + Shift + T   Remove a hanging indent


Command + T   Create a hanging indent

Command + Shift + T   Remove a hanging indent