RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic reference manager that is available to Capital University faculty, staff, and students.
- It's free to Capital students, faculty, and staff.
- You can get to your RefWorks files from any computer connected to the Internet from the Blackmore Library homepage.
- You can format your citations according to any number of style formats, such as APA, Chicago Manual of Style, or MLA.
- It works with Microsoft Word to format the footnotes and bibliographies in your research papers.
Sign Up for an Account
Once you have accessed RefWorks, click on the "Sign up for a New Account" link.
Fill out the Account and User information.
You will receive an e-mail confirming your login information and the process for accessing RefWorks from off-campus.
Download the Write-N-Cite application for Microsoft Word from the "Tools" tab if you want to cite references from your RefWorks account in your research papers.
*There is no charge to Capital students, staff, or faculty for using RefWorks, Write-N-Cite, or setting up a RefWorks account.