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    What is a quick and easy way to add reference to a RefWorks account?

    • Product: New RefWorks, RefWorks

     

    Answer: The RefWorks 'Lightning Lookup', of course!

     

    RefWorks users who have the title of a book or journal article (or its DOI number), can use our Lightning Lookup feature in RefWorks to look up the information available in order to find bibliographic information that can be saved.

    Here the title is being entered after which the user clicks on the button.

    Image of Lightning Bolt feature

     

    Here the DOI is being referenced, note the need to add the field if creating a new entry.

    Another image of the Lightning Bolt feature

     

    Results from the search will appear at the bottom of the page in a list if multiple results are returned.

     

    Image of results of Lightning Bolt search

     

    Users select the result that matches their needs best and it populates the entry after which it is saved to the account.

    Image of Lightning Bolt result being saved.

     

     

     


    • Article last edited: 18-Aug-2021
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