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RefWorks 2.0: RefWorks

Information on using the new version of RefWorks, RefWorks 2.0, a citation management tool.

RefWorks 3.0

Click here to log into the new Refworks.


Accessing RefWorks from Off Campus

To use RefWorks from off-campus, log into the databases with your Marymount information to find the link to RefWorks.

Logging in From Off-Campus

From the Marymount University Website click on Academics at the top bar and select Library & Learning Services to get to the MU library home page. You will be asked to log-in soon after you select the database to search or the article to read.

When you are off-campus, you will need to login to have access to the databases and full-text content.

  1. Select Marymount from the drop down menu next to institution.
  2. Enter your last name.
  3. In the University ID box, enter in the alpha-numeric (letter/number) code you use to login to Marynet and BlackBoard. It is made up of your 3 initials (use zero if you have no middle initial) and the last 5 numbers of your Marymount ID (Example:  m0m34567OR  your Library Barcode, the 14-digit number under the barcode on the back of your MU BlueCard (Example:  22883123456701)

What is RefWorks?


       Refworks is a Web-based bibliographic
       citation manager that allows you to
       create your own personal database
                                                          of references.  You can use these
references in writing papers and automatically format the paper and bibliography
in seconds.  RefWorks is freely available to Marymount students, faculty and staff.

Getting a RefWorks account

Go to the library's
homepage and click on
Articles & Databases under Quick Links


Click on the R tab at the top
then select RefWorks from
the list
Select Refworks from the list of titles. To set up your account, click on the link, "Sign up for an individual account."  Select a name and password of  your choosing.  It is not necessary to use your Marymount ID or email.                

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