Finding Sources – 1

Lesson Overview In this lesson, you will learn:   The differences among library OPACs/catalogs, databases and search engines How they work When to use them   OPAC/Library Catalog: Definition One place you can start is your library’s OPAC. This stands for:     Online   Public   Access   Catalog […]

JSTOR EasyBib Citation Export

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 […]

How to Cite a Database in MLA 8

Databases are structured, electronic collections that may contain full-text articles, abstracts, data, and citations. Databases are wonderful sources to use for research purposes as their content often contains scholarly articles and information that is peer-edited and reviewed. Some popular databases include ProQuest, EbscoHost, Gale, and LexisNexis. These and many other […]

The Press LOVE EasyBib

For any press-related questions, please email Wendy Ikemoto at: hello (at) easybib dot com. Stellar Databases: SLJ Readers’ Favorites and Other Essential Electronic Resources The Digital Shift – 4/10/14 by Elizabeth Michaelson “In the survey that drove Lauren Barack’s recent “Device and Conquer” article for SLJ (, librarians mentioned EasyBib as one of […]

How to Cite a Newspaper in MLA 7

Newspaper – A daily or weekly publication that contains news; often featuring articles on political events, crime, business, art, entertainment, society, and sports. Only include [City] if it is not in the Newspaper’s title. Do not include if the paper is well known or nationally published.   How to cite […]