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Bibliographic management software makes it easy to collect and organize references to any type of information, from journal articles to multimedia files. The software also allows students and researchers to insert their citations into papers and format them for publication painlessly. Access to "legacy" RefWorks and "new" RefWorks is provided by the D. Samuel Gottesman Library.
Upcoming Library Events
Workshops are held via Zoom. Click on a title to sign up.
Contact the Reference Department for more information, or to schedule an individual or small-group session.
The "new" RefWorks offers a simple user interface and can be accessed from a computer or mobile device.
Migrating from "Legacy" to "New" RefWorks
It just takes a few minutes to transfer your RefWorks library from the "legacy" to the "new" RefWorks interface. Here are some things to think about before you make the move.
- Upgrading is not required. "legacy" RefWorks will continue to be supported.
- If you are in the middle of a project, please wait until the project is finished before upgrading.
- Once you make the move to the "new" RefWorks, you should stick with it. Any additions/changes you make in the new version will not be reflected in the legacy version and vice versa.
- When creating your new RefWorks account, you MUST use your institutional email address. One benefit of this requirement is easier off-campus access.
Log into your current RefWorks account, and click the brown "Upgrade to the latest RefWorks version" button.
Create your new account using your institutional email address.
RefWorks gives you to option to import your library into a new Project. Your RefWorks library can contain multiple projects.
The last step is to confirm the import.
If you experience problems with your RefWorks account, contact
Google Scholar via EZproxy
Use this Google Scholar link when searching from off campus or when exporting to RefWorks.