Gilded Age Research Assignment
Notes, Tips, and Info from the LCIS Library
Begin by logging in to EasyBib
Go to www.easybib.com and log in by clicking on the red 'Sign in with Google' button
From your tablet, you may not have to enter any information. If so, use firstname.lastname@example.org and usual password 00+PIN
Create a New Project in your EasyBib account. Consider titling this "Gilded Age" or using your subject as your title.
Next, use MackinVia to locate databases
Copy + Paste citations into EasyBib
***Don't click EXPORT TO EASYBIB options on any citations. It will not send it to the project's bibliography. It will create a new project each time and will clog up your account. This is not a good way to stay organized***
When adding a citation from a database, switch to the "Database" blue tab on the top of the screen. Under that, click the 'Copy & Paste' button to paste the pre-made citation onto your bibliography.
Formatting Your Word Document
-Home tab - 12 point Arial or TNR
- line spacing to 2.0 under Paragraph section
-Page Layout tab - 1" margins
This works very similarly in a Google Doc