Legacy RefWorks

Use this guide to help you access and use RefWorks.

Goodbye Legacy RefWorks

Legacy RefWorks is slated to sunset in September 2017. Please visit the Transitioning to new RefWorks page for more information on how to migrate your account. 

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What is RefWorks?

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RefWorks is an online research/citation management tool that allows you to collect, store, and manage information.

With RefWorks, you can:

  • create your own database of references;
  • export references from article databases and from the Web;
  • generate in-text citations and bibliographies

Getting Started with RefWorks

Accessing RefWorks: Click here to access RefWorks.

Off-campus Access:

  • You can use RefWorks from off-campus as long as you are logged in to the Library.


Creating an Account: New users must first create an individual account in order to use RefWorks:

  1. After accessing RefWorks, you will come to the "RefWorks User Login for University of North Florida" page.
  2. Click on Sign up for a New Account
  3. Enter your email address in the E-mail Address field (does not need to be your UNF email)
  4. Choose your login name and password
  5. Click Next and fill out the User Information
  6. Click on Create Account

NOTE: A confirmation email will be sent to you with your user login, password, and information.

Head of Instruction

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Lauren Newton
(904) 620-1531


Subjects: General Research
Tags: bibliography, citation styles, refworks, write-n-cite