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NoodleTools: NoodleTools Tutorials


The district subscribes to NoodleTools (NT) to give students access to a citation manager. In addition to helping you cite and manage sources you can also use it for note-taking and creating outlines.  You can also find information and citation examples on the MLA 8th resource guide - 

If the tutorial below doesn't help, please remember Mrs. Schwartz is here.  Find her at the library or email her through your school Google account -

Need to just make a quick citation - visit NoodleTools Express 

Account Access

Start at and enter your email address on the right side of the page.

It is also possible to access NT  if you are in your Google Drive or Gmail app button as shown below. 

Exporting Citations from Databases

The following databases allow you to export citations directly into your project folder:

  • Biography in Context
  • Research in Context
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library

  Make sure you are logged into NT prior to exporting! 


Cite a Print Book

Create and Share a Project Folder

From the dashboard you can:

  • share to collaborate with a fellow student(s)
  • share with your teacher (they will need to provide you with the name of their inbox)

Copy and Paste Database Citations

If the database does not provide you with an export to NT feature you can copy and paste the citation as demonstrated in this video. 

Create your Works Cited Page