What is the purpose of adding footnotes to your document?
Footnotes are used to add information or to reference a quotation in your text on that specific page.
Footnotes are placed at the end of a page and are done in numerical order.
Footnotes are usually placed at the end of a sentence. After you place a footnote at the end of a sentence – Please press your space bar on your computer keyboard 2 times (this creates 2 spaces) before you type your next sentence.
To enter a Footnote on any page in your document:
1. Click where you want to have your footnote number to appear on your page
2. Click the ‘References’ tab
3. Click ‘Insert Footnote’
If you are not sure how to layout a footnote – Here is an example of the layout of a footnote:
Domingo, Matthew: Photography, ‘How to take the best Picture’ Roger’s Publishing Group. Pg. 110
Lesson 63: How to Insert an Endnote in Word