College Application Timeline for High School Seniors

Can you believe that the time to apply to college has finally come? Even though it might seem like the days of pep rallies and prom will last forever, you’ll be off to somewhere new before you know it. Applying to college can be stressful, but staying on top of important dates and deadlines will […] ...

Little-Known Ways We Work for You

You probably know the EasyBib writing tools service for its top-notch citation generator and as a tool to check for grammar errors and plagiarism. You probably didn’t realize, however, that the team at EasyBib works every day to personalize the citing and writing process as much as possible, so that our tools suit your specific […] ...

A Storyteller’s Guide to Library Branding

Let’s open the floodgates to today’s topic with this quote by branding guru Scott Bredbury: “A brand is a story that is always being told.” This quote literally stopped me in my tracks. A story! Of course. What a beautiful and succinct way to express my beliefs about school library branding. I believe that a […] ...

Three Strategies to Improve Writing Feedback

When I was in high school, I turned in paper copies of all my essays and got them back marked up in red pen. The teacher gave us a few minutes to look over our corrections and then we either threw them away or filed them at the backs of our binders. This system worked […] ...

7 Tips for a Standout College Admissions Essay

Nothing has the power to intimidate even the most diligent student quite like the college admissions essay. How to choose the right topic and steer clear of clichés while showing admissions committees that you’re a great fit? Never fear! We’ve got a list of tips to help you make a great impression with a stellar […] ...

5 Ways to Destress During Finals Season

Ugh, it’s almost here again. The most dreaded time of the year: finals season! It’s really easy to end up running on three hours of sleep, an energy drink in one hand, and a bag of chips in the other. While finals may make you want to pull our hair out, there are ways to […] ...

Navigate the Internship Search Process Like a Pro

By Caleigh Propes There is no better way to test drive your future career than to land an internship! While internships can be really valuable and awesome, it can also take a lot of work to find and get one that you’re truly excited about. Here are some tips to help you get started on […] ...

A Visual Guide on How to Format an APA Paper

Ever wonder how to format your research paper in APA style? If so, you’re in luck! The team at EasyBib.com has put together an example paper to help guide you through your next assignment. (Actually, looking for MLA? Here’s a page on what is MLA format.) The featured example is a research paper on the […] ...

When is the Right Time to Start Making Citations?

You probably know that including citations in your research paper is an important component of the writing process. They prevent you from committing plagiarism, and inform your reader about where you found outside information that supports your paper’s argument. Sometimes, however, it can be difficult to know when to start making these all-important references amid […] ...

6 Interesting Citation Facts

The world of citations may seem cut and dry, but there’s more to them than just specific capitalization rules, MLA in-text citations, and other formatting specifications. Citations have been helping researches document their sources for hundreds of years, and are a great way to learn more about a particular subject area. Ever wonder what sets […] ...