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RefWorks Export Guide: ProQuest

Export Instructions

ProQuest

For Direct Export:

1. Perform a search and mark the references you want to export.

2. You can choose to export the items now or add them to My Research and add additional records for exporting later.  If you add the records to My Research, select that folder tab when you are ready to export.  If you choose to export only the selected records on that page, skip to #4 below.

3. From My Research, select Export Citations.

4. Select Export directly to RefWorks.

5. The export will open RefWorks if it is not already open and automatically import the references.

6.  Your records should appear in the Last Imported Folder.

ProQuest - Digital Dissertations

1. Perform a search and mark the references you want to export.

2. Click on Marked list.

3. Click Download.

4. Choose your output format (either citation or citation + abstract)

5. Click Download.

6. Select the location where you want to save the file and type the file name.

7. Log in to RefWorks.

8. Select References/Import from the toolbar.

9. Select ProQuest Digital Dissertations as the data source and as the database.

10. Browse to find the text file you saved to your computer.

11. Click Import.

12. Your records should appear in the Last Imported Folder.