BibGuru - the best alternative to NoodleTools: fast, accurate, and automatic citation generator

Creating citations should not be a chore. With BibGuru it’s easy, automatic, and intuitive.

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Are you tired of using a citation generator that slows you down by entering data manually? We've got you covered.

Noodletools ( is a citation generator that does the job, but it requires you to enter all data manually. This way generating a bibliography becomes a tedious task.

In fact, there are several online bibliography makers that produce APA and MLA reference lists just like NoodleTools, but they are more intuitive and faster. Yes, that's right: there are NoodleTools alternatives that are faster and free.

BibGuru is a NoodleTools (and NoodleTools Express) alternative that allows you to easily generate a references list or works cited page.

Here's what makes BibGuru the better choice compared to NoodleTools

πŸš€ Faster than NoodleTools

BibGuru strives to be the fastest bibliography generator out there giving you time to focus on the why and what to cite instead of how to cite.

😌 Completely ad-free

BibGuru is a completely ad-free bibliography maker! There are no annoying distractions or extra clicks you need to do to work around all the ads that are part of the interface of other citation tools.

πŸ‘Œ Simple and intuitive interface in comparison to NoodleTools

Creating a bibliography doesn't need to feel like a chore. BibGuru is as simple and intuitive as it can get. You can copy your references directly into your paper and create a bibliography as easily as never before.

πŸ₯‡ No manual entering of citation data

Our magic autocite feature gives you all the citation data you need to generate a bibliography entry! Our tools run day and night polishing the metadata of millions of books and research articles to give you the most accurate citations possible. BibGuru is powered by its own curated database of more than 100 million journal articles and 35 million books.

πŸŽ“ APA, MLA, Chicago and thousands of other citation styles

Whether you need a bibliography for APA or a works cited page for MLA, BibGuru has got you covered. Our team has double-checked every rule of those referencing guidelines to make sure BibGuru provides the most accurate computer generated citations to date.

The gist: why BibGuru is the best NoodleTools alternative

  • It's fast - giving you time to focus on your work
  • No distracting ads
  • As simple and intuitive as it can get
  • Thousands of referencing styles
  • Spend less time hunting down missing bibliographic data


πŸŽ– Is BibGuru a FREE alternative to NoodleTools?

Yes! You can use all BibGuru features for free. You do not even need to register for an account.

πŸ›  What is NoodleTools Express?

NoodleTools Express is a free citation generator that does, however, not support exporting your bibliography nor saving your references in a project.

πŸ–Š Can I export to Word or Google Docs?

Yes, you can download a Microsoft Word file of your bibliography, which you can open both in MS Word and Google Docs.

πŸ§™β€β™‚οΈ Does BibGuru have an autocite feature?

Yes! Just enter a few key words of the work you want to cite and BibGuru will do its magic and fetch all the citation data automatically for you.

πŸ“š Can I import my NoodleTools generated bibliography?

Not yet, but we are working on an easy method that allows users to transfer their NoodleTools generated bibliographies to BibGuru.

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