Introduction to Subject and Keyword Headings

When starting to find resources for your next project, smart searching tips (and creating citations ( usually in MLA style or APA style) as you research can save you time and effort in the end. Searching online for a research project requires strategy. Typing a complete research question into the search bar […]

New EasyBib Guides Homepage

New & Improved Guides Homepage!

Out with the old and in with the new! We’re excited to share the launch of our new EasyBib Writing Center Website! We listened to your requests, worked with our team, and developed a website chock full of features – just for you! Here are some key features of our […]

Christopher Columbus Lesson

Gathering Strong Evidence

This is the first of two lessons that teach research and comprehension skills around the topic of the Christopher Columbus. The second will be published in a week. Also, don’t forget to have students cite their sources in MLA format, APA format, or Chicago style. Photo Source: “I’m Christopher Columbus” by Claus Rebler. Licensed […]

Citation Q&A

Introducing EasyBib Citation Q&A

Attention all teachers, educators, and students! It is now easier than ever to ask for help with your citation related questions. There is now an EasyBib Citation Q&A section, giving you direct access to our Citation Expert, Elise! An avid reader, writer, and content editor, she completed numerous courses in […]

Video: Citations for Beginners

Video Lesson: Citations for Beginners

Level: Elementary school, Middle school Length: 3:15 Notes: Citations are in MLA 8th edition Looking for more? Click here to see all of our video lessons and infographics.   Plagiarism: It’s a tough word for young students to read and understand, but it also comes with some scary consequences. Consequences […]

Persuasive Essay Tips

How to Write an Amazing Persuasive Essay

The entire point of a persuasive essay is to persuade or convince the reader to agree with your perspective on the topic. In this type of essay, you’re not limited to facts. It’s completely acceptable to include your opinions and back them up with facts, where necessary. Tricks for Writing […]