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Writing & Citing Resources: Citing Sources

Writing Guides w/Citation Style Info

How do I cite Instagram?

MLA 8th ed.

Lastname, Firstname [or single username]. (handle). "First several words of Instagram post (if any)..." Instagram, Day month year posted, URL.

libechillbro. "Root beer floats are in honor of National Library Week…" Instagram, 18 Apr 2013,

APA 6th ed.

handle. (Year, month day posted). First several words of Instagram post (if any)... [Instagram post]. Retrieved from URL

libechillbro. (2013, April 18). Root beer floats are in honor of National Library Week… [Instagram post]. Retrieved from

Chicago 16th ed.

Lastname, Firstname [or single username]. Instagram post. Month day, year posted. URL.

Penguin, Oscar. Instagram post. April 18, 2013.

Authored by Kate Hutchinson, librarian at Walsh University, North Canton, OH - April 6, 2017

How do I collect and cite my sources?

How To Cite an eReader (Such as Kindle or Nook)


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