Source Citations

How to import a source citation from a database
Overview: A number of library subscription services work with NoodleTools to provide a direct citation export option. We work closely with each of these dat...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:21 AM
What editions of MLA, APA, and Chicago style does NoodleTools support?
Overview: NoodleTools formats citations according to the most recent editions of the MLA, APA and Chicago Style handbooks. This article applies to:&...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:21 AM
How to access authoritative help directly from MLA, APA, and Chicago Manual of Style editors
Overview: The print MLA, APA and Chicago Style handbooks are good starting points when you have specific citation questions, but all three also provide auth...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:21 AM
How to create an MLA or APA in-text citation or Chicago style footnote
Overview: In MLA and APA styles, include an in-text citation any time you quote, paraphrase/summarize or refer to a source. In Chicago style, a footnote is ...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 5:13 PM
How to add or edit an annotation
Overview: After you create a source citation, you have the option to add an annotation. Check with your teacher if you aren't sure whether or not to an...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:22 AM
How to use the formatting guide at the top of each citation form
Overview: As you fill in data field-by-field, our citation guide allows you to observe how those individual source elements will be stitched together to for...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 5:14 PM
How to copy and paste a preformatted citation
Overview: The Quick Cite feature lets you copy and paste a pre-formatted source reference from a website or online database.  This article appl...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 5:15 PM
How to sort a source list in alternative ways
Overview: By default, NoodleTools orders your source list alphabetically (using letter-by-letter alphabetization). Each of the style guides has slightly dif...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 5:15 PM
How to restore an accidentally-deleted source citation
Overview: When deleted, sources are moved into a recycle bin (not trashed permanently), so no matter what happens you can be assured that your hard work is ...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:22 AM
How to copy source citations
Overview: Citations can be duplicated or copied between projects. You might duplicate a citation if you are citing two web pages from one web site, so that ...
Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 11:22 AM