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APA Citation Examples

APA Citation Examples for Websites and Images


Web Page on a Website:

References: Author. (date). Title. Retrieved from URL

National Geographic Society. (n.d.). Flying fish. Retrieved August 5, 2015 from http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/flying-fish/#

In-text: (Author, year)

(National Geographic Society, n.d.)


Image taken from a website:

Artist Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Title of the artwork [Format]. Retrieved from URL (address of web site)

Baumel, A.  (2010). Cholera treatment center in Haiti [Online image]. Retrieved October 2, 2010 from https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org

No author: 

Title of work [Type of work]. (Year image was created). Retrieved from URL (address of web site)

Flu epidemic [Online image]. (1919).Retrieved November 6, 2010 from http://www.history.net/photo/flu-epidemic-art/collections

No author, no title, and no date:

 [Subject and type of work]. Retrieved from URL (address of web site)

Many images found on the Web fall under this category. Try to locate the missing information by clicking on the image, and/or looking at the bottom of the image.

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