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Management Information Skills

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RefWorks is an online research tool to help you manage your references

It has some particularly useful add-on tools:

Save references on the web. Use Save to RefWorks to add references and full-text to RefWorks from any website.

RefWorks Citation Manager. For Word 2016 and above. Install RefWorks directly into Microsoft Word via the Word Store

Cite in Google Docs. Use Google Docs to write? Our add-on allows you to insert and edit citations from your RefWorks library while you're working in Docs. It even adds your bibliography for you!

Saving from Library Search. All catalogue records within librarysearch have a RefWorks option which will automatically save the reference to your account.

To create a RefWorks account:

  1. Go to
  2. Click on create account
  3. Enter your RHUL email address and select Check
  4. Fill in the form - enter your first and last name, your subject area and role within the university, Click on Next
  5. Keep selecting Next to go through some of the important features of using RefWorks then on Done

Refworks Webinar

For information on Refworks you can watch the Library Webinar

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