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Transitioning from RefWorks at Kent State: About this site

About this site: Transitioning from RefWorks by end of June, 2017

The current Kent State University subscription to RefWorks  has expired.

Information on this web site supported transition from RefWorks to other programs during the Spring of 2017 through June, 2017.

Choices for alternate programs - for information contact Paul Fehrmann pfehrman@kent.edu

Overview workshops have been provided on alternative software programs: Zotero, EndNote, Mendeley.  

Information on Clinics is now listed in the "Workshops, clinics" area. See and click at left.

This web site provides the following:

  • Explanation for RefWorks transition decision.
  • Comparisons of key alternatives (EndNote, Mendeley, Zotero) - consider workflow, cost, functions, and your needs.
  • Basic steps for moving your references from RefWorks to another program. These will not work when RefWorks is no longer availble.
  • Workshops, clinic, and consultation information.
  • Transition FAQ.
  • Online Help (help from the software sites and connctions to other users)


For questions about this web site contact Paul Fehrmann pfehrman@kent.edu