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Chemistry Guide

Subject guide to resources in Chemistry


Importing SciFinder Citations to RefWorks

Moving Citations from SciFinder Web Databases into RefWorks

In SciFinder Web

  1. Click in the box to the left of desired citations.
  2. Click Export (located on the navigation bar)
  3. Select Tagged Format (*.txt).
  4. Click Export (sample .txt file)

In RefWorks

  1. Login to your RefWorks database if you have not already done so.
  2. Click References and Import at the top of the screen.
  3. Select CAS SciFinder from the Import Filter/Data Source drop-down menu.
  4. Select Multiple Databases from the Database drop-down menu.
  5. At the Import Data from the following Text File box click Browse to select the file name of your saved records.
  6. Click Import.
  7. Your citation(s) will automatically be imported into the Last Imported Folder.
    You may view the records or move them to the folder of your choice.