Q. How do I insert a running head into my paper and add page numbers?


To learn how to create a running head with page numbers in Word, click on the image below to view a quick two minute video:

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For More Information

See "Mysteries of the Running Head Explained" (Hume-Pratuch, 2012).

See "Running Head Format for APA Papers" (Lee, 2010).


Hume-Pratuch, J. (2012, May 10). Mysteries of the running head explained [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2012/05/mysteries-of-the-running-head-explained.html

Lee, C. (2010, November 11). Running head format for APA papers [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2010/11/running-head-format-for-apa-style-papers.html


  • Last Updated Jul 31, 2018
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