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Citing Your Sources

Titled Images: APA and MLA

APA

Library database Citation for an image in a library database apa
Free Web

Citation for an imge from the free Web APA

The plate/image number (or, if this number is not available, the page number on which the image is printed) should follow the name of the publisher as shown.

Image reproduced in a printed source Citation for an image in a print source APA

MLA 8

Library database Citation for an image form a library database MLA 8
Free Web

Citation for an image found on the free Web MLA 8

The collection which owns the image should be included in your citation along with its location as shown above.

Image reproduced in a printed source

 

Ctation for an image in a print source MLA 8

The examples are reproduced from http://www.umuc.edu/library/libhow/apa_examples.cfm#images and http://www.umuc.edu/library/libhow/mla_examples.cfm#images

Untitled images: APA and MLA

APA

Create a brief title for it and place it in brackets, unitalicized.

Library database APA citation for an untitled image from a library database
Image reproduced in a print source APA citation for an untitled image from a print source

MLA 8

If an image is untitled, create a brief, descriptive title for it. Do not italicize this title or place it in quotes, and capitalize only the first word and any proper nouns.

Library database Citation for an untitled image found in a database MLA 8
Image reproduced in a print source

Citation for an untitled image form a print source MLA 8

Give the number of the page that the image appears on after the book's publication information.

The examples are reproduced from http://www.umuc.edu/library/libhow/apa_examples.cfm#images and http://www.umuc.edu/library/libhow/mla_examples.cfm#images

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