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RefWorks: Using Refworks

RefWorks is a web-based citation management system that allows you to save, store, and manage bibliographic citations, and also to generate bibliographies in over 300 different citation styles.

Need Assistance with RefWorks?

Documentation can also be found within the RefWorks User Guide.

Video tutorials can also be found on the RefWorks YouTube channel.

Video Tutorials: Adding References in RefWorks

Video: Exporting References into RefWorks (2:51 minutes) - Learn how to export references from other systems into RefWorks.

Video: Creating References and Adding Documents Within RefWorks (5:22 minutes) - Learn several different ways to add references directly into RefWorks, including uploading a document, importing references from a file, creating a reference manually, and searching library databases for references.

Video: Organizing References with Folders in RefWorks (3:20 minutes) - Learn how to organize your references into folders, including sharing folders with others.

Video: Editing References in RefWorks (4:14 minutes) - Learn how to edit references in RefWorks, including correcting information, adding tags, and editing many references at the same time.

Video Tutorials: Creating a Bibliography With RefWorks

Video: Create a Bibliography with RefWorks (2:36 minutes) - Learn how to quickly and easily create a bibliography in the New RefWorks.