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Library - RefWorks Citation Manager: Access to RefWorks/Creating an Account

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Create an account

First time users - Create your Personal Account  OR Login

An institutional account is available to anyone at a subscribing institution and includes unlimited document storage, unlimited sharing inside and outside the institution, easy institution-wide sharing, phone and email tech support, training and more.

To create your RefWorks account:

  1. Go to
  2. Fill in your information making sure to use your institutional email address (you can’t sign up with,, etc.). 
  3. Create a password and activate your RefWorks account. Go to your UJ email account (UJ Students E-mail; UJ Student PortalUJ Staff e-mail) and click on the link provided by RefWorks
  4. Once you activate your account (you'll receive an email with a link to complete the registration process), you’ll get access immediately and can get started managing your documents.

Accessing RefWorks, Creating an Account, and Logging in