Using microsoft word 2010 for your dissertation a university of michigan library instructional technology workshop need help visit the faculty exploratory or knowledge navigation center on the 2nd floor of the graduate library. Number the appendices consecutively with the text of the dissertation the margins of the appendices must meet the standards for the rest of the dissertation you may want to make each appendix or the collection of appendices into a separate section or even a separate file. This guide will help you use microsoft word for your dissertation topics include: formatting page numbers, using chapter templates, footnotes, images, and figures some screenshots may come from a previous version of word, but remain relevant.
College of graduate studies 4 jan 2014 thesis/dissertation format guidelines iii arrangement of the thesis/dissertation arrangement (order) of pages preliminary pages: all pages are counted however the first page with a printed number on the page is the abstract. The appendix of your dissertation or your thesis may not be deemed as very important but, it should still be given attention when it comes to how you organize it since it would include significant information which may help support the research that you have put into the paper. The text of a thesis/dissertation features an introduction and several chapters, sections, and subsections text pages will use the arabic numbering and start with page 1.
You may also restart number for captions in your appendices or other separate areas of your dissertation you will need to change your outline numbering settings before inserting your captions. The thesis and appendices must be uploaded in a single file for more information about appendices, please see the thesis template instructions note: signatures, personal phone numbers, or personal email addresses (ones that contains part of a person’s name) must be redacted from your thesis. Monograph-style theses and dissertations table of contents 8 ody of master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation egin page numbering with arabic numerals provided at the end of every chapter in the main body of the thesis or dissertation) 10 appendix (optional.
Instructions and guidelines for formatting a thesis or dissertation list of appendices - a roman numeral page number must appear on page in the bottom right margin following the list of figures, the wording of the list of appendices should if the thesis or dissertation is divided into manuscript style, the main abstract. Thesis book invoice for binding – you must order and pay for your thesis or dissertation books by completing and submitting an invoice to the graduate editor (invoice is provided by graduate editor at time of approval) if color pages are used, you must include a list of those color pdf page numbers on the invoice. Numbers, titles, and page numbers must each match the corresponding numbers, titles, and page numbers appearing in the thesis or dissertation all lists of tables, figures, and illustrations page(s) must be numbered with consecutive lower case roman numerals centered with a 1/2″ margin from the bottom edge. Numbering – non-text items that appear in an appendix must include the letter “a” in the number, or, if you have multiple appendices, use the letter of the appendix in which the item appears numbering must also start from the beginning of each appendix (and not be continued from the chapters.
Exception to the tables/figures numbering rule: add the letter of the appendix (a, b, c, etc) to the figure or table number (eg, table b3 would be the third table in appendix b) if your appendices use information from an outside source, cite it parenthetically within the text of the appendix and include the reference in the main references. Sample thesis pages (revised january 2015) the graduate college chapter number (or appendix letter) number after decimal indicates as part of the thesis, supplemental appendix files must also be reviewed and approved by the thesis adviser or doctoral committee. Format requirements for an appendix (or appendices) o the page numbering from the appendix should be in sequence with the last page of the thesis or dissertation document text page numbers should be arabic and continue on through the bibliography and curriculum vitae. The iacuc protocol number must match the number issued at the time of your ad-mission to candidacy and the approval must be current each appendix has a separate title page (see sample, page 8. Createdbysabrinawesterman,june2014 6 undertheheader&footersection ontheheaderandfooterdesigntab,clickonthe “pagenumber”buttontoshowthedropdownmenufor.
Appendices indent the first line of each paragraph single-space footnotes, bibliographical entries and block quotations in the table of contents and the lists of tables and figures, single-space in a multivolume dissertation, continue the page numbering sequence used in the preceding volume always begin a new volume with a new chapter. Dissertation appendix last page: referencing the appendix (appendices = plural) contains any graphs or diagrams you have used when writing your dissertation the first question is - appendix or appendices appendix is singular and appendices is plural the page number(s) of the appendix/ appendices will follow on from the body of the text. You may number consecutively throughout the entire work (eg, 1, 2 or a, b), or you may assign a two-part arabic numeral with the first number designating the chapter in which it appears, separated by a period, followed by a second number or letter to indicate its consecutive placement (eg, “appendix 32” is the second appendix referred.
Manual for the formatting of graduate dissertations and theses sample pages for students following the apa style guide sample pages: appendices a the heading to appendix a 64 b the heading to appendix b 71 index 82 angular momentum quantum number of nuclear spin for the ith nucleus j resultant total angular momentum quantum. Start the appendix or appendices with the next consecutive page number the appendix or appendices should be listed in the table of contents the appendix title can be on its own page, or at the beginning of the actual material of the dissertation and is the next consecutive page number of the dissertation workshops attend the thesis. It should be followed by a number or alphabet ie appendix a or appendix 1 each appendix should begin from a new page the number format for the appendix section of the report will follow the rest of the report’s page number format.