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Writing 116 (McIntire): RefWorks & Citing Sources


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RefWorks is a citation management software tool available to UC Merced students, faculty and staff. RefWorks helps you ...

  • manage your research materials.
  • create bibliographies.
  • generate in-text citations. (Word, Google Docs)
  • annotate articles.
  • share references / documents with others.

Create an account.

  • At RefWorks, select "Login via your institution's credential for single sign-on" OR login directly for a non single sign-on account.

View upcoming RefWorks workshops at our calendar.

Learn more information about the new RefWorks interface.

Cite Functionality - Google Scholar

Look for the Cite hyperlink under citations in Google Scholar. This also provides the option of exporting to RefWorks.

Google Scholar export to RefWorks

Citing Sources

CSE - Council of Science Editors

APA (for psychology field)

  • APA Style - Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
  • American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.  Print book. See catalog record for availability.
  • The Basics of APA Style - American Psychological Association