RefWorks is an online resource licensed by NAIT to help you create, store, and organize your citations. It will also generate a reference list in the citation style of your choice.
The first time you use RefWorks you will need to create an account. Use this link to create your new account and to access an existing RefWorks account:
Note: before getting through to the RefWorks page you may be prompted to login with your NAIT ID and password.
Use folders within RefWorks to organize your citations by project or assignment. Using folders will help you keep your references organized as well as make it simpler to generate your final reference list.
Follow these steps:
Note: Your last created or exported citation(s) will be always be added to the Last Imported Folder until you opt to move them into a different folder.
Most library databases allow you to export references directly into RefWorks. Each databases exports slightly differently, so you will need to look for the export feature in each database.
In general, follow these steps to add references to your RefWorks folders:
You can create a bibliography, works-cited list or reference list from your RefWorks account.
Note: Always double check your reference list for accuracy and make any necessary edits!