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Use this guide to get started with NoodleTools

Create a Citation

1. Once you have created a project, select Sources in the navigation bar at the top of the page. 

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2. Select + Create new citation.

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3. Answer Where is it? Question.

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4. Answer What is it? Question. The most frequently used source types are in the first column. 


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5. Confirm that citation type is correct, and fill in web form with information about your source. If you are citing a book, you can copy and paste ISBN number from DVC catalog, and NoodleTools will pre-fill citation.

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** You can find ISBN number in library catalog record.

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Need More Help?

If you need more help with citations, visit the Sources and Citations section of the NoodleTools support page.