RefWorks is a web-based tool available for all University of Alabama students, faculty, staff, and alumni to use.
Save citations, organize and share your research, and create bibliographies - all for free!

Register for an Account Here

If you're located Off Campus, Please Register Here

Signing up for an Account

  1. Once on the RefWorks Homepage, you should click on "Sign Up for a New Account".
  2. Enter in your Account Information by selecting a Login Name or Password - these can be anything you'd like.
  3. Enter in additional User Information, such as your Name and Focus Area.
  4. Click Create Account and your new RefWorks account is ready to go!

Need Additional Help?

If you still have questions, please email Melissa Green (, Academic Technologies Instruction Librarian, or call her at 205-348-3423. Thank you!

For technical help, the RefWorks Technical Services team is available Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Time.
Contact them via email or by phone at 775-327-4105.