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MLA 8 Citation Style: Picture/Photo Online -- General

WCCC Student's Guide to MLA 8

Google Images

If you use images from Google images, you need to visit the original site where the picture and cite that page, not Google.

MLA Citation -- Picture/Photo Online

Works Cited List Format

Artist’s Last Name, First Name (if any). “Title of the Picture.” Title of the Site, Date, URL. Accessed Date. 

In-Text Citation Format

(Author’s Last Name or “Title of the Picture”)

Works Cited List Example

Funelf. “Download Me a Fish.” Fun Elf, 2012, Accessed 26 Aug. 2016.


In-Text Citation Example



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