Research Tools Literature

  • Locate your novel using the Destiny Catalog:   Search the Destiny Catalog

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       NoodleTools  Reference Guide/Bibliographic Citation Generator

    Need help citing your source?  Use Noodletools to help cite any resource you may come across.

    Log in with your Office 365 email login and password.   Use the icon at the bottom of the page.  

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    Set up a "New Project" using MLA 9th edition/Advanced level and get started adding resources. 

     You may also use this to identify your thesis statement, organize note cards, as well as plan and create an outline.

    **Always start your research by opening up your Noodletools account and the project you created.  ** 

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    Gale Virtual Reference Library  E-book Collection  

    *Ask Mrs. Tome for  GVRL password for home access 


    The Bloom's library of literary criticism presents expert analysis, by world-renowned scholar Harold Bloom, of the writers and works most often studied in high schools and universities. Professor Bloom has been an original mind and provocative presence on the international library scene for more than 50 years, and his hundreds of critical volumes illuminate the major achievements of the Western literary tradition. The Bloom's eBooks and database are essential to every student of literature.

    *Ask Mrs. Tome for login/password for home access 

    Choose "Literature" from the drop down arrow after you click the link below for Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and then click "FIND"
    You will get a list of Lit databases to search.  I would start by looking at these databases in the Literature section:
    Dictionary of Literary Biography
    Literature Criticisms Online
    Literature Resource Center (ARTEMIS)
    Ask Mrs. Tome for Login and Password for school & home access

    Turnitin Anti-plagiarism software