Answered By: Jennifer Harris Last Updated: Sep 29, 2016 Views: 71
For APA, the abstract should be a succinct, single paragraph summary between 150 to 250 words long. According to OWL Purdue, “the abstract is a brief summary of the paper, allowing readers to quickly review the main points and purpose of the paper.” The abstract is placed immediately after the title page. The abstract is considered another section of the document.
OWL at Purdue has an example of an abstract in APA style here.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are a self-serve option for users to search and find answers to their questions.
Use the search box above to type your question to search for an answer or browse existing FAQs by group, topic, etc.