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NoodleTools Citation Generator

Students should log in on the right hand side of the page using the Google button, sign in with their student Google account information, and follow the prompts to create a new or update an existing account.

NOODLETOOLS

NOODLETOOLS QUICK HELP


Copyright Guidelines

COPYRIGHT BRIEFNOTES FROM HEARTLAND AEA

Copyright Decision Tree


MLA Websites

These websites provide addition supports for student writing in MLA style, the adopted style for Ankeny Schools.

PURDUE ONLINE WRITING LABORATORY (OWL)

MODERN LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION

CITEFAST ONLINE CITATION GENERATOR

Search Tips: How can I find better sources

Try these search strategies in the Gale Power Search:

Strong search terms (no wimpy words)

Try other databases

Search hints for the web

  • Make sure you evaluate ALL websites when you’re searching through a search engine like Google.  Consider Easybib’s helpful pointers:
  • Purpose
  • Authority
  • Relevance
  • Accuracy

Try a Google New search–and use the limiters on the left margin to help you narrow your date range.

Narrow or broaden your search with “leap-frog” searching (4 min.)