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Images, Tables, Diagrams etc
.... (Mintzberg, 1979)
"....." (Mintzberg, 1979:186)
- Any image, diagram, table etc. needs a caption as well as an in-text citation to the original work
- If the image, diagram, table etc. being cited belongs to the author of the book, then cite the book as normal, but include the page number as if you were performing a direct quote.
- If the image,diagram table etc. being cited does not belong to the author of the book, then you will need to add additional information.
FORMAT OF A REFERENCE TO A IMAGE OR DIAGRAM
Author' s Surname, Initial. Year. Title of the Work. [Material Type]. In Author/Editors' surname,Initial. Year. Title. Place of Publication: Publishers. page number.
EXAMPLE OF A REFERENCE TO AN IMAGE FROM A PRINT BOOK
Mintzberg, H. 1979.The basic parts of organisations – Mintzberg’s model. [Diagram] In: Cole, G.A. 2004. Management theory and practice. 6th ed. London: Thomson. 186.
A caption should always include:
- The word Figure (with a capital letter and in italics)
- A number (from 1, in numerical order)
- A title for the figure
- An in text citation for the reference of the source, which includes the Author(s), date and page number of the source, i.e. (Saunders et al, 2007:102)
- The caption always appears under the image, figure etc
- They are always referred to by their number in the text.
EXAMPLE OF A DIAGRAM WITH A CAPTION
Figure 6: The Research Onion (Saunders et. al, 2007:102)