The Sources screen is where you "Create a new citation" by entering the details about the sources you are using for your project.
Follow the steps on this page for an overview of how to Add Sources or watch the Video Tutorial: Create a Citation in Noodle Tools (below).
Select Sources icon from Projects screen
or from Contents menu when project is open
NOTE: the number 3 next to the Source icon example is the number of sources for the project.
On the Sources screen top menu bar– click "New Source" button
Begin adding a new source by identifying where your found the source.
Why is this important? Each option retrieves a different form and requires different information. For example, the same article from the same scholarly journal discovered in database, found on the publisher's website, or used from the library's print copy of the journal requires slightly different information.
NoodleTools next prompts you to select the source type. From the list of sources under "What is it?" select the option that best describes your source.
Enter the identifying information about your source into the form.
Watch the video "Create a Citation in NoodleTools" to learn how to create your first citation. Video is 1 min 17 sec
This guide provides basic NoodleTools information. For detailed step-by-step instructions and in-depth information on topics like importing citations from databases or using Notecards use Solutions: NoodleTools Help Desk.