RefWorks

RefWorks is an online program to manage your research and citations. It can even create a works cited page for you!

https://refworks.proquest.com/

Creating an Account

  1. Go to https://refworks.proquest.com
  2. Click on "Create account" below the Next button
  3. Enter your TNTECH email address and a password and click the Sign Up button
  4. RefWorks will send you an activation link in your email

Already have a RefWorks or Mendeley account?

You can consolidate your references by exporting records from one account and importing them into your TNTECH RefWorks.

  1. Sign into your RefWorks account
  2. Select “Add” and “Import references”
  3. Select RefWorks or Mendeley and follow the prompts to import your references

Already have another citation manager account?

You can consolidate your references by exporting records from one account and importing them into your TNTECH RefWorks.

  1. Sign into your other citation manager account
  2. Export your references by saving them to a file
  3. Sign into your RefWorks account
  4. Select “Add” and “Import references”
  5. Follow the instructions to import from a file

  • RefWorks & EagleSearch

    How To...

    1. In EagleSearch results, make sure you are signed in with your TNTECH username and password (sign in is in the top, right corner)
    2. Click on the title of the item you'd like to export to RefWorks
    3. Click on "RefWorks" and follow the on-screen instructions
    4. Items will be placed into the "Last Imported" folder by default unless you move it or customize your settings to select a different folder in the import options

  • RefWorks & Google Scholar

    Export from Google Scholar into RefWorks

    You can export citations from Google Scholar into RefWorks!

    1. Go to scholar.google.com and perform your search
    2. Under each search result, click on the quotation marks and choose RefWorks at the bottom of the pop-up "Cite" window

    Connecting Google Scholar to Tennessee Tech

    You can connect Google Scholar to the library to find more full text materials.

  • RefWorks & Microsoft Word

    How To...

    You can create a bibliography in RefWorks, then copy and paste it into Word.

    You can also download the plugin for Word and create the bibliography directly in your paper.  To download the plugin:

    1. Login to your RefWorks account
    2. Click on "Tools", then select "Tools"
    3. Download the appropriate version of "Cite in Microsoft Word" and install on your machine
    4. Open Microsoft Word and you will now have a RefWorks tab

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