Basic Format for an Electronic Image
Creator’s last name, First and middle initial (Role of creator). (Year image was created). Title of work [Type of work], Retrieved Month Day, Year, from: address of website
Knowles-Carter, B.G. (Photographer). (2014). Formal with Jay-Z [Photograph], Retrieved September 28, 2015, from: https://instagram.com/p/zdTqNSPw-w/?taken-by=beyonce
If the title is unknown then include a brief description of the image
Why should you cite your sources?
Citing your sources shows your reader the pathway you used to build your argument. It acknowledges that you consulted other sources to draw your conclusions and demonstrates that you know how to do research. Not citing your sources is considered stealing aother person's ideas, research and work.
What should you cite?
How should you cite?
Ask your instructor what citation style they prefer, or if they have specific guidelines for citation. Otherwise, choose one of the styles below and stick to it.