Notecards

How to create a notecard
Overview: When you create a notecard, you (a) save the author's original words, phrases or images from a source you intend to use in your research and...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:27 AM
How to choose a good title for a notecard
Overview: The title reminds you of the main idea without opening a notecard. This article applies to:  ✔︎ NoodleTools School Subscrip...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:36 AM
What should I enter in the "Direct Quotation" field on a notecard?
Overview: Copy and paste the author's exact words, or embed an image or video. This article applies to:  ✔︎ NoodleTools School S...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:30 AM
What should I enter in the "Paraphrase/Summary" field on a notecard?
Overview: Once you complete the "Direct Quotation" field and annotate it (see "What should I enter in the "Direct Quotation&quo...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:35 AM
What should I enter in the "My Ideas" field on a notecard?
Overview: "My ideas" is a thinking space. You've understood the author's words, now interact with them. Push back, question, re...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:35 AM
How to link a notecard to a source citation
Overview: When you create a notecard from the Tabletop or Details views, be sure to identify the source the information came from This article applies t...
Sun, Jul 18, 2021 at 7:21 AM
How to export and print notecards
Overview: Notecards can be saved to an external file to open in a word processor. You may wish to export your notecards as you've added them to your ou...
Sat, Jul 31, 2021 at 10:09 AM
How to generate an in-text citation or footnote when I use something from a notecard in my paper
Overview: MLA and APA use in-text citations within the body of the paper, which reference entries in your Works Cited (or References) list. Chicago style us...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:31 AM
How to change the title of a notecard or notecard pile
Overview: Notecard and pile titles can be tricky -- they need to be short enough to read easily in the Tabletop and Detail Views, but provide enough informa...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:29 AM
How to open and view notecards in the Tabletop View
Overview: Depending on what you are working on, notecards can be viewed and edited from (a) the Notecard Tabletop View, (b) the Notecard Detail View or (c) ...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:27 AM