Library Offers RefWorks Workshops


June 8, 2011----University of Delaware students, faculty and staff are invited to two workshops offered on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, and on Thursday, June 23, 2011, during the 2011 Summer Session on RefWorks, a Web-based citation management tool provided by the University of Delaware Library. RefWorks is used to import and organize citations and generate bibliographies or reference lists. RefWorks is available from the Library Databases page [www.lib.udel.edu/db/]. Both workshops are offered in response to user requests.

Two levels of workshops are offered: “Introduction to RefWorks” and “RefWorks: Beyond the Basics.”

The introductory workshop covers setting up an account, exporting citations from research databases, managing citations, creating bibliographies and more.

RefWorks: Beyond the Basics” provides additional information about exporting references from research databases and organizing references; it also includes using the Write-N-Cite feature to insert in-text citations, editing in-text citations and creating bibliographies or reference lists.

“Introduction to RefWorks” will be offered:
Time:                 Tuesday, June 21, 2011, 10-11:30 a.m.
Location:            Library Instruction Room (116A), Morris Library, First Floor
Presenter:         Tom Melvin, librarian, Reference Department

"RefWorks: Beyond the Basics” will be offered:
Time:                Thursday, June 23, 2011, 10-11:30 a.m.
Location:           Library Instruction Room (116A), Morris Library, First Floor
Presenters:       Rebecca Knight, associate librarian, Reference Department

These workshops are available at no charge and are open to University of Delaware students,
Faculty and staff. Seating is limited and registration is required. To register online go to [www2.lib.udel.edu/usered/workshops/current.htm]. Questions can be sent via email to [lib-workshops@udel.edu] or by calling 302-831-2432.

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