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Introduction to Refworks 2.0

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Refworks overview

  1. 1. RefWorks 2.0 BETA<br />An Overview<br />
  2. 2. With RefWorks you can. . .<br />create your own personal database<br />import references from your institution's databases<br />automatically format your papers and bibliographies<br />Get started now with four easy steps:<br />Create an account or log in.<br />Importing data from online databases or catalogues <br />Bibliography and save the document to disk.<br />Use Write-N-Cite to automatically cite references in a word processing<br />
  3. 3. Accessing RefWorks 2.0<br />There are two ways to access RefWorks 2.0: click on the link to RefWorks 2.0 on the ReWorks scholarship portal page before you log in.<br />
  4. 4. Accessing RefWorks 2.0<br />If you have already logged in to RefWorks Classic, you can click the RefWorks 2.0 link at the top of that page.<br />
  5. 5. Using RefWorks 2.0<br />RefWorks 2.0 is very similar to RefWorks Classic<br />Importing and exporting references the same<br />Write-N-Cite is the same<br />References appear in lightboxes<br />
  6. 6. References<br />Quick link to folder<br />Several new features:<br />Star – adds reference to “My List”<br />Paper & Pencil – edit references<br />Brackets – cite individual reference<br />Magnifying glass – View reference<br />Find It SFX link<br />
  7. 7. My list<br /><ul><li> A temporary folder to hold references – when you log out of your RefWorks account, any references in My List go back to their original location in your account.
  8. 8. To view, go to View and click “My List”</li></li></ul><li>Edit Reference<br /><ul><li> If you notice a mistake or need to add information, you can edit your reference here.</li></li></ul><li>Cite Individual Reference<br /><ul><li> Produce an unformated citation
  9. 9. Copy into document and format using RefWorks</li></li></ul><li>View Reference<br /><ul><li> View full reference, including abstract , keywords, etc.</li></li></ul><li>Access Buttons<br />Primary command buttons enable users to quickly execute specific functions: Add New, Import or Export. A new tabbed format allows users to easily access their references, folders, or the shared area. <br />Print<br />Delete<br />Add to . . . (folder or My List)<br />Global Edit<br />
  10. 10. Quick Access<br /><ul><li>Collapsible menu
  11. 11. Quick access to core features
  12. 12. Quick access to tutorials and user-aids
  13. 13. Feature release notices or technical announcements.
  14. 14. User statistics</li></li></ul><li>Help!<br />For help, e-mail refworks@ucalgary.ca<br />Check out http://library.ucalgary.ca/icinstruct for our current class schedule<br />View RefWorks 2.0 tutorials: http://www.refworks-cos.com/refworks/tutorials/basic.html<br />

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