Quick Tutorials

The Basics

Log into NoodleTools.

If this is your first time logging in, follow the prompts to create your profile. This may include choosing your school and year of graduation.

Create a project in NoodleTools for your current assignment.

Creating a project in NoodleTools is easy. Watch this video demo on setting up your project.

Add a source to your project

Whether logging a website or database article, there are a few things you'll want to keep in mind. Watch this video to make sure you are doing it correctly.

Export your sources to Google Drive.

When you export your sources from NoodleTools to Google Drive, a properly formatted reference list will be created for you.

Other NoodleTools Tasks

Creating a Group Bibliography

Some assignments may require you to create a collective bibliography as a group. Follow these instructions for creating a group bibliography.

Connecting to a Teacher's Inbox

Your teacher may ask you to share your NoodleTools project with them. This will allow them to share links and give feedback on your project.

Creating an Annotated Bibliography

Annotated bibliographies allow researchers to include additional descriptions of their sources. Annotations often include a brief summary, as well as an evaluation of the credibility of the source.

Using Notecards

Notecards are a great way to organize and track your research. Identify direct quotes, paraphrases and your own ideas on your notecards and connect them to the sources you've saved in NoodleTools. Notecards can be grouped and arranged to aid with the structure of your paper/project.