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RefWorks is a web-based personal citation manager that allows you to create, manage and organize a personal database of citations, generate reference lists in the citations style of your choice, and insert citations in your papers.

What is RefShare?

RefShare provides RefWorks users with a quick and easy way to share their research information, further enhancing collaborative research. Users can share their RefWorks references with both members of their own institution and globally with any researcher having Internet access.

Using RefShare Tutorial

Possible Uses for RefShare

  • Post class reading lists on a central webpage.
  • Provide easy access to information for disparate researchers collaborating on a project
  • Create and share databases of frequently-requested reference queries by topic.
  • Provide a linkable database of research done by specific faculty members.
  • Publish an internal database of references for easy sharing within your institution.
  • Share citations that are being used for a group assignment.