Author, A. (Role, e.g. Artist) or Organization (Date of Publication). Title of image in sentence case and italics [Format in square brackets]. Retrieved from Name database
There are two options for citing this source in-text:
1) Author and year of publication placed in brackets at the end of the sentence or next to the image.
(Nucleus Medical Media, 2015).
2) Alternatively, the citation may be integrated into the sentence with a signal phrase and narrative. You may (but are not required) to include the image title:
This image, Anatomy of the Brain, shows the cerebrum is located directly above the frontal lobe (Nucleus Medical Media, 2015).
APA rules for in-text citation change depending on the number/type of author(s). Count the authors and follow the rule below:
Smith (the secondary source) refers to the ideas of Johnson (the original source):
> Option 1 - Johnson (2008) argued that the Calgary stampede is rooted in conservative political ideologies (as cited in Smith, 2013, pp. 102-103).
In the References list at the end of your assignment, only cite the source by Smith.
Holden et al. (the secondary source) cite multiple research studies (the original sources):
> Option 2 - An increasing amount of critical analysis and evidence have undermined "the notion that digital natives have a unique aptitude for digital technologies (Hargittai & Feldman, 2010; Jones & Czerniewicz, 2010; Hope, 2011)” (Holden et al., 2012, p. 18).
> Option 3 - Multiple research studies have undermined "the notion that digital natives have a unique aptitude for digital technologies" (Holden et al., 2012, p. 18).
In the References list at the end of your assignment, only cite the source by Holden et al.
Example image in database: