This guide covers the essentials of:
Each section covers the basic skills you will need to use RefWorks effectively.
This guide covers the basics but if you want more comprehensive instruction then we recommend the Proquest RefWorks online guide.
It is Reference Management Software that lets you:
Any student or member of staff at De Montfort University can use RefWorks. As it is a web-based facility it can be accessed from anywhere there is Internet acces. You can also use it after graduation.
Help is also available through your Librarian
Workshops on Referencing and RefWorks are put on throughout the year. Check out our online calendar to see what is available and to book a place.
PhD students can sign up to REST7517 Good Academic Practice and Reference Management via the RDP on Blackboard.
You can contact RefWorks support by completing their online help form: https://supportcase.exlibrisgroup.com/?product=Refworks
This video provides a quick introduction to using RefWorks. Alternatively you may prefer to use our Quick Start guide.