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									Citing online images in MLA 7th edition

Is the image only on the web? See below. | Work of art | Cartoon | Digital File | OWL – MLA 7th edition -
about the middle of the page: “Citing and Image – Including a Painting, Sculpture or Photograph” |
University of Maryland University College examples |


1) Author/Creator. Not available? Skip to #2.
2) Title of image in quotation marks. Not available? Image doesn’t have a title? Create brief descriptive
title. ( Photograph of horse running. Drawing of brain.) Do not put in quotations if you create the title.
3) Media of the image ( Chart,Diagram,Graph, Illustration, Map, Photograph, Cartoon)
4) Date of image. Not available? n.d.
5) Title of where the image is located. Title of web page or title of article found in database.
6) Website/database name of where image is located in italics.
7) Medium of publication. If online – Web. If in paper, Print.
8) If Web, then end with day of access, month and year. 01 Jan. 2011.
9) Always end with a period.

General Example for an image/photograph on a website or database that doesn’t exist outside the
site.

Artist Surname, First Name. Title of Image if know, if not put in quotation marks as in #2 above. Media of

        the image. Composition/Creation Year or n. d.. Title of web page or title of article found in

        database. Website/database name of where image is located in italics . . Date of Access. Day

        Month Year.

								
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