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TVMS Library: Argument Writing--7th

Library resources, project guides, and more.

Big Idea

A good argument starts with solid research.  What information is out there about this topic?  If you're self-selecting a topic--is there enough information on both sides of this topic to be able to form a valid argument?  Have you carefully considered multiple points of view before deciding where you stand on the issue?

NoodleTools Tutorials

Getting Started with NoodleTools

  1. Go to https://www.noodletools.com/
  2. Click Login
  3. Type your Google email address and click Sign in with Google
  4. Follow the prompts to setup your account
  5. When you get to the "Projects" screen, click the +New Project button.
  6. Give it a title, select "MLA" for the style, and select "Starter" for the level.
  7. At the top of the screen, click Sources >>> +New Source
  8. Follow the prompts.  Add as much information as you can find.  
  9. When you've finished, click Save

NoodleTools Tutorials

Creating a New Project


Adding Collaborators


Citing Databases


Citing a Book


Citing Websites

Search the Library Catalog!


Tips for Using Destiny Quest for research:

  • Log In to access websites
  • Use the "Narrow Your Search" box to sort by reading level, topic, etc.

Help!

HELP!!  Click here for usernames & passwords for the library resources.  (You'll need to access the document through your tvsd.info account)

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