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Faculty Resources

Explanation of the ILAC Plan (Information Literacy Across the Curriculum) plus common research-related resources for faculty

Ref Works - our subscription Citation Management service

RefWorks citation manager

Vogel Library subscribes to RefWorks, a robust, cloud-based citation manager. This citation manager can do everything from aggregate your citations to create a bibliography for you within Word to share citations among others for group projects.

What if I'm used to a different citation manager?

Whatever citation manager you used previously, you should be able to upload your data into RefWorks. We encourage you to watch the RefWorks YouTube playlist for getting started; once you are familiar with RefWorks, you'll be comfortable recommending it to and using it with your students as well.

What if my Wartburg laptop won't let me download the RefWorks app to integrate my citations in Word?

This is an unfortunate effect of the college's need to disable the app store for security reasons. Faculty hired prior to 2021 may still be able to add Word integration feature by following these steps: [link forthcoming!]

Here is the first video in RefWorks introductory playlist:

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