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Hancox: Building a Better World: NoodleTools

Create a Book Citation in NoodleTools

 

1. In NoodleTools, click on your project title and then click on the sources tab at the top of the page:

 

3.  Click on the green Create New Citation button:  

 

4.  Choose Print or in-hand:  

 

5.  Then choose Book from the list:  

 

6.  Near top, and find the Import ISBN field:  

7.  Look at the back of your book, the ISBN number is usually above the barcode or it is on the back of the title page of your book near the copyright information.  Type in the ISBN number in the blank box and click search.  (If your book is older than 1970, it will not have an ISBN.  You will need to type in the parts of the book citation in the correct fields and click on the green submit button when finished).  

8.  Click on the correct book that matches your ISBN.  When you click on it it will change color.

9.  Click on Import Selected Source at the bottom of the box.  

10.  Check the information, make any necessary changes and then click Continue at the bottom.

11.  Click on the green Submit button on the bottom.

 

 

 

8.  Click on the green SAVE button at the bottom.  

 

Copying Database Citations into Noodletools

1.  Copy MLA 8 formatted citation from database.  

 

2. In NoodleTools, click on your project title and then click on the sources tab at the top of the page:

 

3.  Click on the green Create New Citation button:  

 

4.  Choose Database:  

 

5.  Then choose Original Content in Database:  

 

6.  Near top, click on 

7.  Paste your copied database citation in the box:  

 

8.  Click on the green SAVE button at the bottom.  

 

Create a Website Citation in NoodleTools

 

1. In NoodleTools, click on your project title and then click on the sources tab at the top of the page:

 

3.  Click on the green Create New Citation button:  

 

4.  Choose Website:  

 

5.  Then choose from the list what you are citing.  Most of the time you will choose Web Page for articles you find on Websites.   

 

6.  Complete the fields that NoodleTools provides.  They will vary depending on what you are citing.   

  • Remember to include the URL - this is a new MLA8 Rule.
  • For the Publisher, look near the copyright date at the bottom to find the publisher.  If you cannot find it there, look for an About Us or Contact Us page.
  • If the Publisher's name is the SAME as the website title or the author, leave the publisher box blank.


7.  Click on the green SAVE button at the bottom  

Printing Your Works Cited Page

1.  In your project, click on the sources tab at the top of the page:

 

2.  Click on Print/Export:  

 

3.  Choose Print/Export to Google Docs.

 

4.  Allow NoodleTools to access your Google Drive.