Works Cited Tools
HCS NoodleTools Sign in
This is a citation creation service purchased by Heritage for student use. Click Create a Personal ID and enter your Heritage username (firlas18) and a password. Then you will simply log in with your username & password to access all projects you create. If you have trouble logging in use the "I forgot my password" link to get a hint to remind what it is. Or ask Miss Houghton to reset your password. Do not create another login.
General Online Citation Tools
EasyBib.com - The Easy Bib Writing Center & Help Guides
Noodle Tools Express - Scroll down to locate the Tools & Resources section and click on Noodle Tools Express
MLA Citation Maker
- A tool for creating citations from the Oregon School Library Information System
MLA Citation Wizard
- Fill in the blank online forms for creating numerous types of citations from the MLA Citation MakerMLA Citation Wizard21st Century Information Fluency website.
- OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University on MLA 7
- University of North Carolina: Tutorial and Handout for what/how to cite with MLA
Formatting your paper for MLA
MLA Formatting in MS Word 2010 Step by step instructions from the Library of Metropolitan Community College in Omaha, Nebraska. Helpful for creating your header with page numbers.
Formatting & style guide http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
How to cite a photo found online through an "image" search:
If the work is cited on the web only, then provide the name of the artist, the title of the work, the medium of the work, and then follow the citation format for a website. If the work is posted via a username, use that username for the author.
brandychloe. "Great Horned Owl Family." Photograph. Webshots. American Greetings, 22 May 2006. Web. 5 May 2013.
Tools for understanding and avoiding plagiarism
How to Recognize Plagiarism
A detailed tutorial from Indiana University on identifying plagiarism with numerous examples, practice cases and quiz.
You Quote It, You Note It!
An interactive slide show from Acadia University in which you can select an avatar for learning about plagiarism.