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Import legacy RefWorks references and styles into RefWorks

  • Product: RefWorks



I used to use legacy and now I am using RefWorks. How do I import my legacy data into my RefWorks account?


Login to your RefWorks account at

  1. Click on the Plus (+) sign.Pluse sign.png
  2. Select Import Referencesimport references.png
  3. Select Legacy RefWorksselect refworks.
  4. Enter in legacy authentication credentials and click on Authorize and Import:
  5. You will be notified of import in progress:
    legacy login.
  6. You will be notified when import process is completed. Your references, folders and any custom output styles are now imported from your Legacy account. Records will also appear in Last Imported.
     import complete.png


See also: Which features are the same and which are different between legacy and RefWorks?


  • Article last edited: 26-June-2018
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