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RefWorks: Importing References

Ways to Add References

The first step in working with RefWorks is creating your database. There are four ways to create a database:

Supported Databases

ABC-CLIO

  • America: History and Life
  • Historical Abstracts

ACS Publications

  • Medline

BIBSYS (RIS Import Format)

  • All Databases

BibTeX

  • ACM Digital Library (BibTeX format)
  • MathSciNet (AMS) (BibTeX format)

BooksInPrint

  • BooksInPrint (ASCII Full Record)

CAS SciFinder

  • Medline

CSA (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts)

  • AGRICOLA
  • ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
  • ATLA Religion Database
  • ERIC
  • EconLit
  • Index Islamicus
  • MEDLINE
  • Philosopher's Index
  • PsycARTICLES
  • PsycINFO
  • Social Services Abstracts
  • Sociological Abstracts
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Desktop Biblio. Mgt. Software

  • Endnote Macintosh (RefMan RIS format)
  • Endnote Windows (RefMan RIS format)
  • ProCite (RIS Format)
  • Reference Manager (RIS Format)

EBSCO MARC

  • EBSCO MARC

EBSCOhost

  • AMED (Alternative Medicine)
  • Academic Search Premier
  • Business Source Complete
  • ERIC
  • EconLit
  • MEDLINE
  • MLA International Bibliography
  • PsycINFO
  • SPORTDiscus

EDINA

  • EconLit (OVID)
  • Palmer's Index

Emerald

  • All Databases

Endeavor Voyager

  • Loyola University Chicago (*Pegasus online catalog)

Endnote version 8.x library

  • Endnote version 8 library

Endnote View

  • Endnote View

Family and Society Studies Worldwide

  • All Databases

GALE InfoTrac Web

  • InvestText

H.W. Wilson

  • All Databases

International Medieval Bibliography

  • International Medieval Bibliography

ISI (Institute for Scientific Information)

  • Web of Science

JSTOR

  • JSTOR

L'Annee Philologique

  • L'Annee Philologique

MARC Format

  • All MARC Formats
  • ECLAS

NetLibrary

  • NetLibrary

NISC

  • AGRICOLA



OCLC FirstSearch

  • ABI_INFORM
  • AGRICOLA
  • Art Abstracts
  • Article First
  • Book Review
  • Books In Print
  • Consumer Index
  • ECO
  • ERIC
  • EconLit
  • Fact Search
  • GEOBASE
  • GPO
  • MEDLINE
  • MLA
  • Media Review Digest
  • News Abstract
  • PapersFirst
  • Periodical Abstracts
  • Philosopher's Index
  • Proceedings
  • PsycARTICLES
  • PsycINFO_1887
  • WilsonSelect
  • WorldCat

OVID

  • ABI/Inform
  • AGRICOLA
  • AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine)
  • ATLA
  • Biological Abstracts
  • EBM Reviews
  • EBMR Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • EBMR Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects
  • ERIC
  • EconLit
  • Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)
  • HealthStar
  • MEDLINE
  • MLA
  • PsycINFO
  • SPORTDiscus
  • Sociological Abstracts

OvidMARC

  • Ovid MARC

ProQuest

  • All Databases
  • ERIC

ProQuest Digital Dissertations

  • Digital Dissertations

Refer Format

  • EndNote
  • Science Direct (Refer Format)

RefWorks Tagged Format

  • Tagged Format

RIS Format

  • Endnote Macintosh
  • Endnote Windows
  • IEEE
  • Literature Online (Chadwyck)
  • RIS Format Macintosh
  • RIS Format UTF-8
  • RIS Format

RLG Eureka (Full Format)

  • Anthropology Plus
  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
  • Handbook of Latin American Studies

SBBL - Ciela/MetaCrawler

  • CINAHL

ScienceDirect (RIS Format)

  • GEOBASE
  • MEDLINE
  • PsycINFO

SilverPlatter WebSPIRS

  • ABI/INFORM
  • AGRICOLA
  • ASFA
  • ATLA Religion Database + ATLAS
  • Analytical Abstracts
  • Applied Sci & Technol Abst
  • Applied Sci & Technol FTX
  • Art Abstracts
  • Biological Abstracts
  • CINAHL
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts
  • ERIC Database
  • EconLit
  • GEOBASE
  • GPO
  • MLA Bibliography
  • PsycINFO
  • SPORT Discus
  • Social Work Abstracts
  • Sociological Abstracts

UKMARC

  • UKMARC

UniMARC

  • UNIMARC

For a complete list, see: http://www.refworks.com/content/products/import_filter.asp