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RefWorks: Adding Citations

This is a brief guide to getting started with RefWorks at URI.

Adding Citations by Hand

You can add citations by hand by clicking on the + icon (plus sign) at the top of the page. 

Look for the plus icon to add items to your RefWorks library

In the menu that appears, select how you would like to add items. You can drag documents right onto the RefWorks page to import them automatically, or you can import from an existing file.

If you would like to enter the citation information by hand, click on Create new reference. Select the type of reference you would like to add. The required information will change based on what type of citation you're adding. Click Save when you're done.

Adding a citation manually

For items found in the Libraries Search or in reference databases, it may be easier to import references from the catalog and databases directly.

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