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Citation and Style Guide: RefWorks

A guide to resources and best practices for citation, academic integrity, and bibliography management.

What is RefWorks?

"Refworks a web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases and other various sources. You can use these references in writing papers and automatically format the paper and the bibliography in seconds."


Accessing RefWorks at Adelphi University


RefWorks requires a login from Adelphi University, followed by a separate login for RefWorks. The first time you use RefWorks, you will be prompted to create a RefWorks account. 






Online Citation Builders

Online Citation Builders


These make research so much easier!

Adelphi University subscribes to RefWorks, a citation manager with free accounts to its students, staff, and faculty.  

The best of the many free citation managers are listed below. Decide which one works for you.

Remember--record your sources as you find them. It is the worst practice to compile your references after your paper is complete.