Finding images that you are permitted to use for your work is actually pretty easy. Many photographers and artists make their images available under a Creative Commons license and allow them to be used freely. There are different kinds of Creative Commons licenses, so remember:
For more information on what the different usage rights designations mean, consult the link below:
In APA style, a References list entry for an image found on the web looks like this:
Artist Lastname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Title of the artwork [Format]. Retrieved from URL.
As usual, if some of this information is missing, do your best with the information at hand. For example:
@Doug88888. (2008). Apple fruit [Image]. Retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/doug88888/2780642603/
In MLA style, the Works Cited list entry would look like this:
@Doug88888. Apple fruit. 2008. Flickr. Web. 31 May 2012.
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