Q. How do I cite an advertisement?


To cite an advertisement, use the print or online format below, depending on where you found the ad:

Print Ad:

Name of Company. (Year, Month). Title of image [Advertisement]. Title of Magazine, volume(issue), page number.

Internet Ad:

Name of Company. (Year). Title of image [Advertisement]. Retrieved from http://...

For more examples, view the APA Help Guide. The References and In-Text Citation Examples page has a category for Other with additional examples for Images.

Thank you for using ASK US. For additional assistance, please contact your Campus Library/ARC.


  • Last Updated Jan 30, 2018
  • Views 6866
  • Answered By Baker Librarians

FAQ Actions

Was this helpful? 6   1

We'll answer you within 3 hours M - F 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Your Question
Your Info
Fields marked with * are required.