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DENH: Dental Hygiene

Resources for Dental Hygiene Research

Formatting for Professional Papers

The format for your paper using NLM citation style follows the APA format

  • 12 point font

  • Times New Roman font

  • Double spaced

  • 1 inch margins on all four sides

  • Title page that includes the name of the paper, your name, the school you attend, and the date written.  Do not include the page number.

  • Reference page is a separate page at the end of your paper.  It has References Centered at the top of the page.  It is single spaced with a white space between each reference.

  • Page numbers are to be centered on each page