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Refworks Citation Manager

The NEW RefWorks




      Login to Legacy RefWorks

RefWorks has upgraded

Current Users: If you have been a long time RefWorks user, continue using the Legacy RefWorks platform until you are ready to migrate to the new RefWorks platform.

The new interface has a complete new look and functionality, and maintains the high level of reference management that you are accustomed to. Note: the library's tutorials and information will reflect the new RefWorks platform. 

New Users: Start using the NEW RefWorks interface today!




       Login to the new RefWorks


What is RefWorks?

  • A web-based bibliography and database manager
  • You can create your own personal databases of research
  • You can create bibliographies by importing citation information from online databases.
  • Automatically format your references in the style of your choice (APA, MLA and many more)

Many of the University of La Verne's databases provide a direct export link to RefWorks - including EBSCO, ProQuest, and JSTOR.

Login to RefWorks

Log In To RefWorks

Group Code is: RWULaVerne

Where Can I Find RefWorks?

From the main library website, choose Find from the dropdown menu.  Then click on RefWorks


The RefWorks Guide includes a variety of screencast tutorials on how to use RefWorks, such as:

  • Creating an Account
  • Exporting from EbscoHost
  • Exporting from ProQuest
  • Exporting from LeoPac and Link+
  • Creating Folders
  • Creating Bibilographies
  • Using Write-n-Cite


Steps for Creating a RefWorks Account

New to RefWorks?

Before you use RefWorks, you will need to create your RefWorks account. It's free for all University of La Verne students, faculty, staff, and alumni. In order to create an account you must use your University of La Verne email account.

  • Starting on library homepage, go up to Find
  • Click RefWorks. This takes us to the RefWorks login
  • Click the link: “Create Account
  • Enter your La Verne email, click Check
  • Enter a password to create a new account, and click Sign Up
  • An activation email will be sent to your La Verne email. Click the activation link. 

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