If you are logging in to West Sound Academy's NoodleTools subscription for the first time, you will need to create a new account.
Begin by entering NoodleTools via any of these three options:
Option 1: Google app launcher (not available for iPad/mobile users)
From your WSA email, open the Google app launcher (the menu with 9 squares, sometimes called the "waffle" menu) as pictured to the right and scroll down to the bottom, where you'll find 3rd-party apps.
Click the NoodleTools icon.
You can open NoodleTools from a customized link that matches West Sound Academy's Google domain:
Click the "Google" button on the sign in page at:
NOTE: Do NOT click the "Don't have an account? Register" box. That is for schools that are using Personal IDs and passwords for individual accounts. West Sound Academy is using Google SSO (Single Sign On) as the way for students and staff to access NoodleTools.
You may be prompted to select your Google account if you are not already logged in or if you are logged into multiple Google accounts.
The "Account Setup" window will open.
Account setup window
Creating a new account
Since you are a new user, leave the "Create account" tab selected (default). Choose "I am a student or library patron" (default) or "I am a teacher or librarian." Click Create Account.
Once you are logged in, the NoodleTools Projects screen will open and you're done! See Create a New Project.
Accessing the NoodleTools Companion app:
To access the NoodleTools Companion iOS/Android app, locate the "Companion Key" in your NoodleTools user profile and use that key as the password (and your Google email as the username).