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RefWorks: Getting Started with RefWorks

Refworks Intro


Welcome to RefWorks: A user-friendly reference management service that maximizes research
productivity with an easy to use tool for managing references and formatting
citations and bibliographies.

Login to Refworks

RefWorks Account

Set up your RefWorks account today!

  • Go to the RefWorks login page
  • Click on Create Account
  • Enter your institutional email address
  • Enter a password and select Sign UP
  • Check for an email from RefWorks and click on the link in the email to activate your account
  • Login and fill in your information to complete registration


Have an account but forgot your password? No worries

  • Go to the RefWorks login page
  • Click on Forgot your Password?
  • Enter your email address
  • A password reset email will be sent to you

RefWorks Resources

Become familiar with RefWorks resources

New to RefWorks?

Watch these tutorials to help you get started


Additional Video Tutorials


User Guides


RefWorks Knowedge Center

Can't find what you need? Feel free to reach out the the RefWorks Support Team (Chat hoption is available during working hours)

Subject Liaison

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Eric Rector
150 Wiley Drive
Ferrum, VA 24088