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Reference Management Tools: Refworks

ProQuest RefWorks at the University of South Africa

The new RefWorks is a premier reference management service that supports the needs of students, faculty and librarians. RefWorks makes research management and paper-writing easy, by assisting researchers  to collect,organize, read, and cite their research materials. It also makes it easier to collaborate with others on joint projects.

How can you get access to RefWorks

1. Sign in to use RefWorks or Create an account at

New RefWorks Benefits and Features

Collect and Import - With RefWorks it is simple and fast, to collect or import materials. Auto completion of reference data and retrieval of full text saves time and ensures accurate citations.

Manage Research - RefWorks enables users to organize, read, and annotate everything they collect and import.

Share and Collaborate - RefWorks smoothly allows users to share collections and collaborate with others. 

Write and Cite - RefWorks is accurate, delivering thousands of customizable citation styles to use within authoring tools. 

Streamlined Workflows - RefWorks makes research management and paper-writing easy with streamlined workflows that increase productivity.  



New RefWorks LibGuide

RefWorks Community

RefWorks Community is a site dedicated to provide you with the latest news, updates and tips about everything RefWorks.