Many databases including Encore (library catalog) provide a Direct Export function which allows you to add citations directly to your RefWorks account. Follow these steps:
Video tutorials on how to direct import citations from specific databases:
Not all databases will have a direct export option in those cases you need to save the citations from the database to your computer as a text (.txt) file and then import them into RefWorks. You can also import citations from other citation management tools such as EndNote in this matter.
Below is a video tutorial that illustrates how to save citations from PubMed as a text file and then importing the citations to RefWorks. For flash-free mobile and Apple devices click on
You can manually add references to your RefWorks account by following these steps:
Adding full text to an existing reference: