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RefWorks Legacy (vanha versio): English

What is RefWorks?

RefWorks is an online research management, writing and collaboration tool. It is designed to help researchers to easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

Getting Started

Creating Your Account As Part Of An Organization-Wide Subscription:

Note:  It's best when you create your account that you are on-site at your Organization (on an IP-authenticated computer) or logged in to the Organization's network through a VPN or proxy server.    

  1. Open your browser and go to Note:  Your login URL may be different.  Please check with your Organization for the appropriate RefWorks login URL.
  2. Click the Sign up for a New Account link
  3. If you are off-campus or outside the IP range, you will need the RefWorks Group Code to complete the registration process. You get the RefWorks Group Code from the University intranet. Log in to the University intranet by using your basic user account name and password, see page A-Z, letter R. If you do not have an access to the university intranet (for example the staff of Tampere University Hospital) ask the group code by e-mail
  4. Complete Step 1 and Step 2.
  5. Click Create Account.You will receive an email confirmation .

    After you click on create account, you'll be brought in to your new, empty RefWorks account where you can begin adding your references.  

    Also, you can modify your login name, email address, password or other information by selecting Update Profile from the option bar in the upper right-hand corner of your account.  You may also create a read-only password in the Update Profile area.

From Databases to RefWorks

Mac Users

Using RefWorks Write-n-Cite for Mac   (Licence: Creative Commons Attribution licence (reuse allowed, video)

RefWorks Mobile

Mobile use:

Log in with your own RefWorks Login Name and Password