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PubMed & RefWorks
For The NEW RefWorks
Step-by-step guide to exporting citations from PubMed (Medline) into RefWorks.
- Conduct a search in PubMed to generate a results list.
- Select the items of interest on the results list. Check mark the items.
- Select "Send to".
- Select "Citations manager".
- Click "Create File".
- Save file in location you can easily locate.
- Login to your RefWorks account with your username and password.
- Click on the “+” icon at top of page found next to “folder” icon. Select “import references”.
- Import the file that was downloaded (might be found in your downloads). Example: Click on Select file from computer >> downloads >> citations.nbib
- Make sure the file says NLM PubMed.
- Select “import”.
- Select “ok”.
- If you see the “downloaded file” on the task bar (Google Chrome shows it), you can drag the file to the “drop here section. Article will load.
- RefWorks will show the files imported.
PubMed to RefWorks
Short videos showing how to export material into RefWorks.