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UCRS 3150: Introduction to Research and Other Scholarly Activities

How to use RefWorks and format an annotated bibliography with it.

Exporting References from the Library Catalog

1. Start your search on the library homepage. Select the Books & More tab on the blue, central search box and search for the keywords from your topic. In this example, the topic is "the impact of climate change on agriculture."

Books & More search from the library homepage

2. Browse the results and find a book you want to read.

3. To export the reference, select the link, Add to RefWorks.

Add to RefWorks option in library catalog

4. Select the blue ProQuest RefWorks icon on the right of the screen.

5. Log into RefWorks if you haven't already.

6. The reference should show up in the Last Imported folder of your account.

Ask Your Subject Librarian

Did you know that there's a subject librarian assigned to every academic department? Subject librarians are experts in the library resources and services you need for your research. Find the subject librarian for your department here.

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