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Overview

Your RefWorks subscription entitles you to both the new and legacy versions of RefWorks:

  • The New RefWorks is the next generation of reference management software empowering both researchers and librarians to do more. The new RefWorks combines powerful citation management functionality including database import, web capture tools and thousands of flexible citation styles, plus a refined user experience, full-text management, collaboration and other features you’d expect from a total reference management solution.

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  • RefWorks (legacy) offers Students the ability to organize the documents they need to complete assignments, creating instant citations and bibliographies, wrapping up the loose ends that steal hours from sleep or other homework. Faculty value RefWorks for its creation of a simple online workspace that supports research collaboration, transcending geography. And for librarians, RefWorks’ institutional subscription puts them at the hub of their community with a high-value service that supports all university researchers.

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The New RefWorks

ProQuest introduces the New RefWorks: The new RefWorks is the next generation of reference and document management software empowering both researchers and librarians to do more. It improves the research process and enhance the value of the library, by streamlining researcher workflows and providing new ways for librarians to support their researchers.

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Empowering You To Do More!

By combining the legacy version of RefWork’s trusted functionality to create a single, unified solution that will redefine reference management and enables a tighter integration with other ProQuest products.

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Upgrading from Legacy RefWorks to New RefWorks is Easy!

Current (Legacy) RefWorks customer can upgrade to the new RefWorks at their own pace. Over the course of 2016 we will continue to release features and functionality to improve the product's reference management functionality.

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For the Researcher

The new RefWorks increases researcher productivity by simplifying the research experience. It is the one tool that researchers need to gather, organize, read, and cite their research materials.  It also makes it easy to collaborate with others on joint projects.

  • 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.  

For the Librarian

Take control of your subscription – RefWorks delivers the administrative controls you need.

  • Take control of your subscription – RefWorks delivers the administrative controls you need.
  • Deliver a superior user experience – RefWorks allows you to provide a reliable service that researchers will love.
  • Rely on us for support – RefWorks includes the world class support that you need to succeed.
  • Save students and researchers time – RefWorks enables you to create curated collections of materials for students and researchers.
  • The most comprehensive capabilities -  With RefWorks at your library, you’ll be able to present researchers with the most comprehensive capabilities, while providing your fellow with unsurpassed controls and support.  

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Support & Training

Complimentary training is available for library staff, faculty and researchers at all levels. In addition, our team of expert trainers will work with you to create a customized education plan unique to the needs of your library.

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