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RefWorks New: Using Write-N-Cite for Microsoft Word to Write and Format Your Paper

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Have questions regarding the new RefWorks or need some technical support? Contact our Support Team for help.

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In addition, the new RefWorks Support Pages are available at any time.

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Upcoming sessions and recordings

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Using Write-n-Cite

  • Under the Tools drop down menu at the top, select the Tools link
  • Scroll down and select Download & Install under Write-n-Cite

  • After it's installed, a Refworks login will appear at the top when you open Microsoft Word

  • Once properly installed, you may log into your RefWorks account and insert citations using different citation styles
  • To insert an in-text citation, select the Insert Citation option and search for the appropriate citation via the folders or search bar (e.g., search author name or word from the title)
  • To change the citation style, click on the Style drop down menu
  • To insert a bibliography, select Bibliography Options and select 'Insert Bibliography'

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