Write-n-Cite is software that you use in conjunction with your word processing program to incorporate citations from your RefWorks database.
- Lets you to choose the citations from the RefWorks database you created and place them in the proper place in your paper
- Formats a bibliography using the citations you placed in you paper
To be able to use Write-n-Cite you will need to download and install the Write-n-Cite software on to your computer. If you use several computers, you will need to install the Write-n-Cite software on each computer you use. If you are using a computer on campus you will need to install the Write-n-Cite software each time you log in to the computer. For information on downloading the Write-n-Cite software please read RefWork's Help Documentation.
Once the software is installed:
- PC: when you are in MS Word, RefWorks Write-n-Cite will appear in the Tools menu and as a toolbar option.
- MAC: a shortcut to RefWorks Write-n-Cite will appear on the Desktop.
To use Write-n-Cite, open it from MS Word or the Desktop. You will be prompted for your RefWorks login. You can choose to have the RefWorks Write-n-Cite window always on top.
For more help, please use RefWorks Help Documentation.
An alternative to installing the Write-n-Cite software is to use the One Line/Cite View feature in RefWorks.