About This Search

  • RefWorks is a web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases. The Library now has RefWorks for Alumni — take your databases with you when you graduate!

  • RefWorks helps you to:
    • Organize your research and create a personal database online
    • Include citations while you write your paper
    • Build a bibliography in a variety of format/styles (See list)
    • Import references from a variety of databases using the already created import filters
    • Create bibliographies in different document formats (Word, RTF, HTML, etc.)

  • RefMobile - access RefWorks from any web-enabled mobile device

  • RefShare - a module within RefWorks that allows users to easily share their database. Users can share their RefWorks references globally with any researcher with internet access. View the fact sheet for further information about RefShare

  • In order to use RefWorks, you must create your own login and password.

  • In JOSIAH, click on the button to import your citation directly into RefWorks.

  • In a "find it @ brown" menu, use the "RefWorks Direct Export Tool".