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RefWorks Fast Facts
RefWorks is subscription tool that the library pays for. All UC Merced students, faculty and staff can create an account. Now you can sign up with your UCMnetID and password. See this RefWorks Access - Part II for details.
RefWorks helps you:
- Export citations from library databases and websites
- Generate in-text citations
- Create bibliographies
- Share references with others (RefShare)
- Communicate with software like Microsoft Word
Learn to use RefWorks by attending a workshop or using a tutorials provided by the library (see below) or by RefWorks.
Import by Database: Instructions
These links provide instructions on how to import citation information from specific databases (ie, Web of Science, Academic Search Complete, etc)
UC Merced RefWorks users also have access to RefShare, a module of RefWorks that allows you to easily share a folder of references -- or your entire RefWorks database.
See the tutorial below for more information: