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Getting Started with RefWorks: Logging in from off campus

Refworks is a personal information manager that allows users to create their own online database of citations that can be organized and used when writing a paper or article.

Logging in from off campus

Logging in from Off Campus (Not on the Union College network):

  1. In your browser, go to Library home page and select the RefWorks link or go directly to  You will be brought to the RefWorks Login Center where you'll see three tabs (Remote Access, Individual Log-In, Trial Log-In) .

  2. In the Remote Access tab, enter your organization's Group Code and click on Go To Login. If you havent been given the code - call or go to the Reference Desk

  3. Enter your personal Login Name and Password.

Note:  If you are logging in with VPN, you can skip to step 3 and just enter your personal Login Name and Password

Group Code