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RefWorks: Exporting to Refworks from Google Scholar

How to export into Refworks from Google Scholar

Currently the default setup of Google Scholar does not include a direct export function.  Visit the Scholar Settings page and select RefWorks in the "Bibliography Manager" section at the bottom of the page.  Once you've saved your preferences, you can import a citation by clicking on the appropriate import link in your Google Scholar search results.

Setting up preferences in Google Scholar

Step 1:  Look for the "Settings" link:


Step 2: Then, on the Settings page:

Using RefWorks with Google Scholar

Step 3: When you get your search results, click the "Import into RefWorks" link beneath each citation you want to save:

From there, you'll be prompted to log in to your RefWorks account.
Note: if you come to a screen that asks for a group code, check the confirmation email you received when you created your account, or contact Reference.