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Legacy RefWorks: OneSearch

Steps for Importing Records into RefWorks from OneSearch

  1. Use the OneSearch tab on the search widget found on the Libraries' home page to search for a topic of interest.
  2. You can transfer citations to RefWorks individually or as a group of citations
  3. Individual transfer:
    • Click on the "Show Actions" ellipses (...) to the far right of the citation.
    • Click on the "RefWorks" icon that displays in the actions toolbar.
    • If given a warning about interacting with a third party, click on the "Continue" button.
    • If presented with a choice between Legacy RefWorks and New RefWorks, select the option that applies. If you are using this guide, then most likely the Legacy RefWorks option applies.
    • If asked, login to your RefWorks account.
    • Once logged in, the citation should be transferred to your RefWorks account.
  4. Group of citations transfer:
    • Login to OneSearch with your Bear ID and password in order to save citations to "My Favorites".
    • Click on the "Pin" icon that is associated with each citation, which moves the citation to "My Favorites".
    • Once you've completed adding citations to "My Favorites", click on the "Pin" icon to the left of your name (upper right of the display). 
    • Select all of the citations to be transferred to your RefWorks account. Note, you can select all of the citations in the list by clicking in the top-level checkbox that identifies the number of items listed (i.e., 5 items).
    • Note that once you select one or more items the toolbar to the right of the "My Favorites" label is activated; these are actions that can be applied to all of the selected citations..
    • Click on the "Show Actions" ellipses (...) to the far right of this toolbar.
    • Click on the "RefWorks" icon that displays in this actions toolbar.
    • If given a warning about interacting with a third party, click on the "Continue" button.
    • If presented with a choice between Legacy RefWorks and New RefWorks, select the option that applies. If you are using this guide, then most likely the Legacy RefWorks option applies.
    • If asked, login to your RefWorks account.
    • Once logged in, all of the selected citations should be transferred to your RefWorks account.
  5. Always remember to review the citations after they have been transferred to RefWorks to make sure the information has transferred correctly.

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