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RefWorks: Guide to Using RefWorks: RefWorks

Research guide covering all aspects of using RefWorks as your bibliographic management tool.

What is RefWorks

Notice: McKee Library will no longer subscribe to RefWorks beginning June 2023. 

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What is RefWorks?

RefWorks is an online research tool to help you manage your references when writing and collaborating with fellow researchers. RefWorks organizes, stores, and shares all types of information, and can instantly create citations and bibliographies. See more details in the RefWorks User Guide

  • Automatically generate bibliographies
  • Collaborate easily with other researchers online
  • Easily import papers from other research software
  • Integrate citations in Microsoft Word and Google Docs
  • Access your papers from anywhere online
  • Read papers on the go, with iOS and Android apps

RefWorks Tutorials & Handouts

Library Handouts & Tutorials

ENGL 102 Handout & Tutorial

Create an Account

Step 1: To create an account visit Then select "Create An Account".



Step 2: Register for an account using your Southern Adventist University email address.

Step 3: Click the link in the email sent by RefWorks to confirm your account.