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Getting Started with Research: Cite your Sources

Sometimes the hardest part of research is getting started! Here are some tutorials and tools to help.

Use Noodle Tools

Cite Your Sources

Cite Before You Write

Avoid Plagiarism 

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Ms. Gadwah, Librarian

Mrs. Gross, Library Assistant

10 Types of Plagiarism

Graphic from Turnitin

"The Plagiarism Spectrum"

#1: The Clone
#2: CTRL-C
#3: Find - Replace
#4: Remix
#5: Recycle
#6: Hybrid
#7: Mashup
#8: 404 Error
#9: Aggregator
#10: Re-Tweet

Click on the link above to learn more about these common forms of plagiarism.


Creating Bibliographies with Noodle Tools

Quick Guide for students - click on above or here.


Quick Guide for teachers - click on above or here.

Want even more information? To access all of the Noodle Tools support features click here.

Avoid Plagiarism!

Noodle Tools

Remember - a bibliography is not a list of URLs. Use Noodle Tools to properly format your citations.

With a Noodle Tools account, once you create bibliographies you can easily organize your research with note cards, outline your papers, and integrate with Google docs. 

Users will log in via one of the following: 

  1. Clicking the G Suite NoodleTools button (under the Google "waffle" menu)
  2. Entering their Google email on the login screen (under "Access via G Suite")
  3. A link (different for students and teachers, these are available under the "student links" and "staff links" on Chrome):

What is Plagiarism?