IMPORTANT NOTE: Each citation should be single spaced. Double space between citations.
Chronicle Career Library:
Fashion Coordinator. (2008). Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance (14th ed.,Vol. 3, pp. 279-283)
New York: Ferguson.
Magazine Article from a Database (ex. Textile World in EBSCO's Business Source Complete):
Note available on Textile World web site:
Kaufmann, J. (2012, July/August). An introduction to 3-D weaving. Textile World, 162(4), 28-29.
Retrieved from http://0-search.ebscohost.com.maurice.bgsu.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=78944537&site=ehost-live&scope=site .
Note: If available on Textile World web site, list URL from website and NOT Business Source Complete URL
Bright outlook for digital textile printing (2018). Textile World. 168(3), 18. Retrieved from http://www.textileworld.com.
Occupational Outlook Handbook Online:
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. . Fashion designers. Occupational Outlook Handbook
(2010-11 ed.). Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/arts-and-design/fashion-designers.htm
Hoover’s report within Nexis Uni:
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (2017, September 6). Hoover’s Company Records – In Depth Records. Retrieved from
SWOT Analysis report within Business Source Complete:
Guess?, Inc. SWOT Analysis. (2016, November 22). Company Profile Guess?, Inc. Retrieved from
Mintel Reports: See box to the right.
APA Citation Style for Electronic Images
The APA manual does not directly address citing electronic images, but the following is a generally accepted interpretation. The website name can be omitted when the name of the site is not clear. Remember: You must provide enough information in your citation to enable your reader to retrieve the image.
Basic Format for an Electronic Image (Known Author)
Basic Format for an Electronic Image (No Author)
Basic Format for an Electronic Image (No Author, No Title, No Date)
· [Subject and type of work]. Retrieved from database name or URL from free website.
One of a Pair of Sandals [Photograph], Retrieved from The
[Untitled photograph of a lion]. Retrieved from http://schools.ozonaschools.net/hs/SymbolicMeaningofLion.jpg
Mosesso, J. J. (Photographer). (2003). Nene (Branta sandvicensis) [Photograph]. Retrieved from
APA Citation Style does not provide an example that exactly fits the Mintel Report situation. The citations below illustrate the interpretation that both Linda Rich (Librarian) and Mariana Mitova (AMPD Instructor) agree is acceptable
Citing the entire report:
Smith, D. (2014, September) Fitness
Clothing--U.S. Retrieved from
Citing a section within the report:
Smith, D. (2017, July) Market Factors.
Women's Clothing -- US. Retrieved
from Mintel database.
Aitamer, G. (2012, September). Casino
betting on emerging markets.
Stores, 94 (9), 82.