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Works Cited Help
Use NoodleTools to create your works cited. Enter the information about your source and NoodleBib will correctly format it in Chicago style.
- Login to you Bentley School gmail account. Make sure you are looking at your mail (not google drive).
- Click on the "waffle" in the upper right side of the screen for apps. Scroll down the menu or click "more" until you see the NoodleTools icon
- Click on the icon - it takes you directly to NoodleTools.
- If this is your first time in this year, click "Create a New Account" and follow the directions on screen
Once you have your account:
- Click “Create a New Project” in green on the left.
- Choose "MLA" for the citation style and "Advanced" for the level.
- Enter the title of your project. e.g. “History Project”
- On the next screen click "Sources" at the top, then "New Source" in green on the upper left.
- On the Sources page select where you got your source (hint: if you are doing a Gale reference source use reference source then click database on the top bar) then choose what type of source it is.Click Submit after filling in as many boxes as you can OR cutting and pasting!
- To Add another citation you would again select "New Source" from the box on the top left. This is a working bibliography and you may add more citations to it in the future.
- Click “Share with a project inbox” on the "dashboard" of the project main page. Choose your World History class period as the inbox. You must do this in order to receive credit!!**
- Your “works cited” will be saved on the NoodleBib site for 1 year
QUESTIONS? -- Ask Ms. Bogas firstname.lastname@example.org
Use your NoodleBib Works Cited to see exactly how to format each parenthetical citation within your text.
As a general rule the first "element" of your citation goes into the parenthesis. See the following examples:
1. Works cited entry: Danhof, Clarence H. Change in Agriculture: The Northern United States, 1820-1870. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1969. Print
Parenthetical reference: (Danhof 5).
2. Works cited entry: Morrill Land Grant Act of 1862. Prairie View A&M. 2003. Web. 6 Dec. 2008
Parenthetical reference: (Morrill Land Grant).