APA Examples - Maps/diagrams etc. - Map

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In-text

If you are simply referring to a map you can use a standard in-text citation examples as in Getting started - In-text citation.

Any reproduced map must reference the original author and copyright holder. Provide this information below the figure.

Template

Note. From/Adapted from Title by A. A. Author, Year, Source.

Example

Note. From Queensland 1: 25 000 series topographic map. 9543-22 Amity [Topographic map] by Department of Mapping and Surveying, 1986, Queensland Department of Mapping.

Note. Adapted from Ban Ban National Park [Topographic map] by QTopo, n.d., http://qtopo.dnrm.qld.gov.au/Mobile/

Reference List

Print

Template

Map Company. (Year). Title [Map description]. Publisher.

Example

Department of Mapping and Surveying. (1986). Queensland 1: 25 000 series topographic map. 9543-22 Amity [Topographic map]. Queensland Department of Mapping.

Electronic

Template

Map Company. (Year). Title [Map description]. Retrieved from http://xxxxxx

Example

QTopo. (n.d.). Ban Ban National Park [Topographic map]. Queensland Government, QTopo. http://qtopo.dnrm.qld.gov.au/Mobile/

Notes

If the cartographer is indicated put that name in the first position in the format: Author, A. A.

If the map has no title provide a description of the map in square brackets.