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RefWorks: A citation management system

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Using Quick Cite to Write Your Paper: 

Don't have Microsoft Word? Without having to download any software,Quick Cite allows you to copy and paste pre-formatted in-text citations and bibliographies from your references in RefWorks in your citation style of choice to any word processing software. 

  1. Select a folder or the references you want to use in your paper and then click the quotation marks. 
  2. From the drop down select Quick Cite, a pop up window should appear. 
  3. Select the citation style you want to use, you can always change later by using tabs at the top of the pop up. 
  4. To get the the in text citation click on a reference and use the clipboard image to copy it. Then paste it where it needs to go in your paper. 
  5. To get the bibliography, select the references you want to include and click on the "Continue to bibliography" button. 
  6. Use the "Copy to Clipboard" button to copy and then paste your bibliography into your paper. 

For further instructions see the ProQuest article Using Quick Cite to Write Your Paper.