How to Do a Hanging Indent

Almost all standard citation styles require you to use a hanging indent when formatting your bibliography, references, or works cited page.

How To Do A Hanging Indent In MS Word 2013

  1. Select a citation entry from your bibliography.
  2. Right-click your mouse.
  3. Select Paragraph
  4. Select “hanging” from the “special” drop-down menu
  5. Change the indentation to  0.5″ or 1.27 cm
  6. Click ok
  7. Repeat for all of your citation entries in your bibliography