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Athletic Training: RefWorks

RefWorks How To

The Franco Library has created an instruction guide to creating a RefWorks account and using the RefWorks program for Alvernia Students. Please contact the library for the RefWorks group code when creating an account off-campus. 

What Does RefWorks Do?

Create a personal database online
Store an unlimited number of records accessible from any computer linked to the Internet. No downloading software or installation required

Import references automatically from multiple databases
Search results from a wide variety of databases can be automatically exported into RefWorks with the click of a button

Organize and manage references
Sort and file references quickly and easily using folders, duplicate search, and author, keyword, and periodical indexes

Share references
Using the Internet, easily collaborate with members of your own institution or globally with other researchers, faculty members, or students

Format bibliographies and manuscripts in seconds
Save hours of typing time and decrease the number of errors made when creating tedious bibliographies. Easily make changes to your paper and reformat in seconds.


Source: RefWorks. The Benefits.

How to Access RefWorks

On Campus

You must first create an account using a computer on the Alvernia University campus network.

Go to Login to Your RefWorks Account and click on the "Sign Up for a New Account" link. 

You will be able to access RefWorks from on or off-campus by using the Login Name and Password you created.

Distance Education Students

Go to Login to Your RefWorks Account and click on the "Sign Up for a New Account" link. 

To obtain the group code, please contact a librarian.

You will be able to access RefWorks from off-campus by using the Login Name and Password you created.

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