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Writing & Citing with NLM

Help for citing and bibliography pages

Using RefWorks

RefWorks accounts are free for KansasCOM community members!

Refworks will help with keeping track of resources you have read and plan to cite when writing. Organizing citations is easy and downloading your references in NLM style is a feature. You may also opt to connect your RefWorks account to Microsoft Word to easily cite as you write!

KansasCOM has an active site license for RefWorks (through our TCS Education Affiliation) in order to provide our community with a fully functioned, and fully supported, reference management solution.

RefWorks allows you to save, organize, deploy, and share references in a variety of ways.

  • Collect references from a variety of sources and store them in a single location
  • Organize references in folders and sub-folders by topic
  • Format and create bibliographies in NLM Style
  • Share folders of references with colleagues and project partners
  • Insert citations into your papers with Microsoft Word or Google Docs

Students, Faculty, & Staff: To register for a free account​ you must use your KansasCOM email address:. (i.e. ****, and click on the "Create Account" link from the RefWorks Login Page

The videos below demonstrate how to get started and use your RefWorks account! Catch more how-to videos on the RefWorks Youtube channel.

Introduction to RefWorks


Basic Functions


Exporting Citations Into Refworks