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APA Image from a book citation for APA format

APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources like articles, photos or books within the social sciences.

Images, diagrams and artistic works should be cited as you would cite any other type of work. Images in text are also generally accompanied by a caption that includes copyright information and a statement of permission for use. Please check with your instructor to see if this is necessary. Using citation machine for any visual work  you should give as much information as possible about the peace of art  that you have used, including these basics:

  • Creator’s name (author, artist, photographer etc.);
  • Date the work was published or created;
  • Title of the work;
  • Place of publication;
  • Publisher;
  • Type of material (for photographs, charts, online images);
  • Website address and access date;
  • Name of the institution or museum where the work is located (for artworks and museum exhibits);
  • Dimensions of the work (for artworks).

For an image found in a book, an article or a website, cite that information. The goal of your citation is to give your reader the information she needs to return to the source of the material you are using. To create the reference for APA image from book within APA citation generator follow template:

  • Author’s name;
  • The date;
  • Title of the work;
  • Location;
  • Publisher.

Note in APA Style it is not necessary to put descriptive information about the size, format, provenance, lifecycle, or composition of the artwork; the time, place, sponsorship, curation, and location of a special exhibition of the artwork; and so forth. For futhar information you may consult APA reference guide.