References from RefWorks
1. Log in to Your
2. From the References
or Tools menu select Export. Select either All References or a
3. Under Export Format
select BibTeX – Ref ID
4. Click the Export to
Text File button.
5. Follow your browser's
instructions for viewing the file and be sure to save the page
in text format to your hard disk before closing.
References into Zotero
Open Mozilla Firefox browser and go to Zotero website (http://www.zotero.org)
Zotero and follow the instructions to install in Firefox browser
(it may be necessary to allow the application to run in the
Zotero is not available for Internet Explorer.
3. After restarting your browser, click on
installed in the bottom right hand corner of your browser.
A window should open up in the bottom of your browser.
Click on the “Actions”
and select “Import”.
Choose the text file you saved on your hard drive after
exporting from RefWorks.
references will be imported and stored in a folder under the
Zotero collection category
Click on the folder to view references, then click on a
reference to edit or add notes.
Create Bibliography from Imported References
To create a bibliography from your imported references,
right-click on the desired folder and choose “create
Bibliography from Collection”
Select desired citation style and output format.
Features of Zotero
for directions on importing bibliographic information from a
website (such as a library catalog) into your Zotero library.