American Revolution Lesson: Introducing Claims in Argumentative Writing

This is the second in a series of lessons that teach research and writing skills around the topic of the American Revolution. Also, don’t forget to have students cite their sources in MLA format, APA format, or Chicago style. Overview In this lesson, you will learn how to introduce precise, knowledgeable claims and to establish their significance. Claims in […] ...

American Revolution Lesson: Integrating Multiple Sources to Answer a Question

This is the first in a series of lessons that teach research and writing skills around the topic of the American Revolution. Overview In this lesson, you will learn how to evaluate multiple sources in diverse formats and put them together to answer a question. Multiple Sources During research, you will encounter many different types […] ...

Announcing Our EasyBib Citation Export for JSTOR

We’re proud to announce a new integration with JSTOR, one of the most well-known, online libraries of academic journals, books, and primary sources. With over 8,000 subscribing institutions, and close to 2,000 full-text journals found in their database, JSTOR is widely used by researchers, scholars, and students. The new EasyBib citation tool in JSTOR makes it […] ...

(5/4) WEBINAR: The Fight Against Fake News: How to Teach Your Students to be Super Sleuths

When: Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 4:15 pm EDT.  Can’t make it? If you register, you will receive a recording of the webinar that you can watch at your leisure. What We’ll Cover: Information is everywhere and unfortunately, it’s not all trustworthy. As educators, we should make it a priority to teach our students how […] ...

Notice of Upcoming Changes for EasyBib Users

Starting March 1, 2017, our new Terms of Use and Privacy Policy will go into effect for users with EasyBib accounts. The major changes include: Agreement to arbitration as sole means of legal dispute resolution Changes to information we collect about you, and how we use them From March 1, any registered EasyBib user who logs […] ...

Help Your Students Conquer the Dreaded Blank Page

For students who LOVE to write, there are few things more exciting than a blank page. They don’t see white space; they see opportunity, and they can’t wait to get started. For many students, however, the opposite is true; just the sight of all that white, empty space fills them with dread. For them, the […] ...