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RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic management service that allows users to create personal citation databases, import references from online databases or text files, access your account online from any computer, and automatically format bibliographies.

Backing Up your RefWorks Database

You can backup your citations on your computer by using the Backup/Restore feature. 

  • Go to the Tools menu and select Backup/Restore
  • Then Include References and/or Select Output Styles
  • Click on the Perform Backup button

A copy of your database will be downloaded to your computer.


These handouts can further assist you in using RefWorks

RefWorks Help

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Ph. 734.647.5836 / knc-info @

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