EasyBib Pro Spotlight: Create Footnotes

Did you know that EasyBib Pro has a feature that allows users to create footnotes? If you are using the Chicago Manual of Style 16th edition format, you can quickly create footnotes that work alongside the citations in your bibliography. Just follow these simple steps while logged in to EasyBib […]

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 […]

in-text citations

Video Lesson: In-Text Citations

Level: Beginner Length: 2:40 Notes: Citations are in MLA format   We teach students at a young age that they’re not allowed to copy others’ work, but when they’re older, students learn that it is okay in some instances, specifically when it comes to research projects. This shift in thinking […]

MLA Containers

Visual Guide to MLA 8 Containers

When MLA 8th edition was released in 2016, it changed MLA’s approach to citing. No longer do writers and researchers have to conform citations around a source type; MLA format now centers around a standard set of elements for all source types. With this new approach was also a new […]