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Legacy RefWorks

Learn basic and advanced techniques for using RefWorks!

Importing Citations from Medline Ovid & PsychInfo into RefWorks

Import citations directly from Medline Ovid & PsycInfo! Here's how:

1. Select the citation(s) by clicking on the box next to each number or by clicking on All.
**The export limit is 1,000 citations at a time.**

2.  Click on Export.
**The export limit is 1,000 citations at a time.**

3.  Select Reference Manager as your Format and Complete Reference as your Fields, then click on Export.
**The export limit is 1,000 citations at a time.**

4. Save the file.

5. Log into your RefWorks account and click on References, then select Import.

6. Select RIS Format as your Import Filter/Data Source and RIS Format as your database. Then choose your File and click on Import.

** You do not need to import into a folder, but it is recommended to help keep your citations organized and easy to find. **