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Image Use & Citation

If you use an image in your work, you must cite it. This includes papers, presentations, theses/dissertations, publications, blogs, etc. Learn to use and cite images correctly.

ASA Image Citation

Image from an online source with a creator listed:

 

Cravens, Astrid. 2009. "Approach." From Astrid Cravens. Retrieved 17 October 2018 (https://astridcravens.com/artwork/2091072-Approach.html).

Creator, First M. Date created. "Title of Image." From Site Title. Retrieved Date (URL).

Cravens, Astrid. 2009. "Approach." From Astrid Cravens. Retrieved 17 October 2018 (https://astridcravens.com/artwork/2091072-Approach.html).

 

Image from an online source with no creator listed:

image "Vienna, Austria Unknown Artist." 22 March 2015. Reddit. Retrieved 17 October 2018

 

"Title of Image." Date created. From Site Title. Retrieved date (URL).

 

"Vienna, Austria Unknown Artist." 22 March 2015. Reddit. Retrieved 17 October 2018 (https://www.reddit.com/r/StreetArtPorn/duplicates/2zvt2d/vienna_austria_unknown_artist_found_exploring/)

 

Image from a print source with a creator listed:

image Dürer, Albrect. 1497-98. "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse." In [Stockstad, Marilyn. 1995. Art History. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.]

 

Creator, First M. Date created. "Title of Image." In [Continue the remainder of the citation with citation information of the book or article as appropriate.]

Dürer, Albrect. 1497-98. "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse." In [Stockstad, Marilyn. 1995. Art History. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.]

ASA Photograph Citation Format

 

image Faulkner, Rob. 2011. "A yawning alpaca." Image (JPEG). Yawn_A Yawning Alpaca.

 

Format: Author. year. "Title of work." Medium (format). Title of collection. Retrieved date (URL).

Faulkner, Rob. 2011. "A yawning alpaca." Image (JPEG). Yawn_A Yawning Alpaca. Retrieved 17 October 2018 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/robef/5688248840/in/photostream/).

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