What is RefWorks?

RefWorks is a reference management software designed to collect, store, share, manage and cite sources. RefWorks helps organise and keep track of research and in the preparation of your work.

Why use RefWorks?

  • RefWorks is web-based, can be used across multiple computers and after you have left the university.
  • Very easy to use.
  • Save to RefWorks bookmark tool scrapes websites to create records. It also allows for sharing of references between accounts.
  • Supports around 6300 citation styles.
  • ​The Save to RefWorks bookmark tool allows saving to the RefWorks in a single click.

Which reference manager is right for you?

If you're not sure which reference management software is best for your needs, check our Options for managing references Guide and the Using reference management software page.