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NoodleTools: What is NoodleTools?

learn how to use NoodleTools, create an account, and find help and create

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Thigpen Library has a campus subscription to NoodleTools. Students currently enrolled at Vol State can create an individual account to use at no cost.

NoodleTools is an online research management platform that promotes critical thinking and authentic research. Stay organized as you evaluate information, build accurate citations, archive source material, take notes, outline topics, and prepare to write.

NoodleTools will create citations according to MLA, APA, or Chicago Style standards. Using these citations you can automatically create properly formatted Works Cited (MLA), References (APA), or Bibliography (Chicago Style) to accompany your paper.

What's in this guide?

This guide answers common questions on using NoodleTools in your classes at Vol State. Many guide pages link you to tutorials to learn more.

Under My NoodleTools Account you will find information on creating (register) your free account, revalidating your account, and password recovery.

Under Using NoodleTools you will learn how to create your citations and Works Cited page.

Learn about the Annotated Bibliography and In-Text reference features in Beyond the Basics.

Cite Your Sources leaves the NoodleTools guide and opens the library's guide on using MLA, APA, and Chicago.