Write-N-Cite lets you insert citations into a paper with the click of a button.
Write-N-Cite version version 4. Working with Write-N-Cite You can get started with Write-N-Cite easily and view the formatting of your in-text citations, footnotes and bibliography — all while you are writing your paper.
The first time you launch Write-N-Cite, you must be connected to the internet in order to log in to your RefWorks library and sync it with Write-N-Cite.
In most cases, there is no need to log out of Write-N-Cite when you are not using it.
If you are using Write-N-Cite on a public computer without a personal login, you should log out of Write-N-Cite when you complete your work. Click RefWorks from the Microsoft Word ribbon. Click "Flow" and then enter your email address and Flow password and click "Login". This may take a few seconds.
It is downloading your references and collections. Any time you make changes to your RefWorks items you can click Sync my Database your new and edited items will be added to Write-N-Cite. Selecting Your Output Style The first thing you will want to do is select an output style for your document.
Any in-text citations or footnotes and your bibliography will be displayed in your document while you write your paper — in the output style you have selected.
You can always change the style later if you need to. Click the Style drop down. You will see a list of RefWorks' recent styles. Click on the style name. You can change your output style and the formatting of your paper at any time by clicking on another Style in the list and selecting a new output style.
Access to other Styles can be gained by using Select Other Style at the bottom of the list. You may want to sync your RefWorks library with Write-N-Cite if you have recently added items you want to use in your paper. Click the Sync my database icon to download new or updated items.
When you are ready to insert an in-text citation or footnote into your paper: If you have previously used Write-N-Cite, you may see some recently selected citations listed above the Insert New option. You can select citations displayed from this list or access all your references from the Insert New option.
The Search box will search every field. Use the horizontal scroll bar to see the full title. Right-click on the item and select Show Full Reference Detail to display all fields of information file attachments are not displayed. Click on the item you wish to insert into your paper. You will see a preview of the formatted citation in your current Output Style.
Add more references to the citation using the plus icon, remove them by using the minus icon, or reorder the references with the up and down arrows in the Compose Citation area.
Click OK to insert your formatted citation into your paper.
To insert a footnote instead of an in-text citation, click the Make Footnote checkbox in the Edit References area. Once you make a footnote and finish editing the citation, you will not be able to undo this action.
However, you can always add a new in-text citation. You can insert your bibliography anywhere in your paper while you are writing. Click Bibliography Options, Insert Bibliography. You can click Remove Bibliography and re-insert if it you need to change the location.
Save your formatted paper you should really save it periodically while you are writing! Nov 15, 3:If submitting your paper electronically, remove the RefWorks/Write-N-Cite field codes. Be sure to save a copy of your document with the codes so you will be able to edit the paper later.
Select: Remove Field Codes from the top menu of the RefWorks tab in Microsoft Word. How to add citations using ProQuest RefWorks Write-N-Cite. Click on the RefWorks tab in the upper left of the Microsoft Ribbon. In the taskbar, select the citation style you want to use from the “style” dropdown menu.
If you chose MLA now, and learn you need to be using APA or Chicago, you can change your citation style, and Write-N-Cite. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us.
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For the Librarian. Unfortunately, Mac users are NOT able to use the Write-N-Cite feature when using Word Instead, RefWorks recommends that you use RefWorks Citation Manager which is an add-on for Word available at no charge from the Microsoft Office Store.
If you are using Write-N-Cite on a public computer without a personal login, you should log out of Write-N-Cite when you complete your work. If someone does gain access to a system with your RefWorks library logged in to Write-N-Cite, they will not be able to change anything in your account since Write-N-Cite doesn’t have any features to.