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  1. Show author & date in Normal view (RW3)

    For users with hundreds of records, we need to identify references in a long list of similar titles. Author or date sorting doesn't help if that info isn't visible. Normal view could be more citation-like, please.

    39 votes
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  2. Show folder location

    When displaying search results within Refworks, indicate the folder(s) where it resides.

    25 votes
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  3. "Remove Field Codes" in WnC is an invaluable function for faculty and grad students. Please add to RCM.

    Publishers do not want RefWorks field codes in submitted manuscripts. WnC provides this valuable function, but faculty and graduate students, who because of their platform must use RCM, do not have this feature. I submit that RCM must have this capability for this population of users.

    24 votes
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    RCM does not use field codes; it uses content control. To utilize this, you will want to follow these steps:

    1. Write your document in Word, as usual.
    2. Insert desired citations using RCM
    3. Select all contents in Word (Ctrl+a)
    4. Right click on the content
    5. Click on “Remove Content Control”:
  4. Google Docs Tool -- Add the ability to include page numbers as part of the in-text citation

    In APA if you are using a direct quote one should include the page number(s) as part of the in-text citation. In the Google docs tool, there is a space for adding page numbers for that very reason, but it's grayed out and unusable.

    Our students primarily use Google docs for their writing so this would be super helpful.

    14 votes
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    APA 7th in-text citations do not include page numbers, unless there is a direct quote. Therefore the pages option is grayed out when selecting APA 7th. It is available for styles that include page numbers, such as MLA 7th Edition. There are two workarounds that allow editing page numbers when the style does not require them:
    - Create a custom style with pages included and share it as an institutional style. For details refer to this section of the RefWorks Customer Knowledge Center: https://knowledge.exlibrisgroup.com/RefWorks/Product_Documentation/RefWorks_User_Guide/0900_Managing_Citation_Styles#Editing_Non-CSL_Citation_Styles. Note that this style would then apply to all in-text citations in the document, whether they are direct quote or not.
    - Use the required APA 7th style and add page numbers manually for direct quotes only.

  5. Ability for Admin to remove users

    I would like to have the ability to remove users as an admin capability.

    12 votes
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  6. Small Caps

    Some citation styles require small caps, yet there is no mechanism within RefWorks to generate them. This is problematic.

    12 votes
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  7. Add Line Breaks to New RefWorks

    Please add a line break function to the style editor. For those of us that have to submit Working Bibliographies for auditing, it would be great if we were able to export our large amounts of references with the abstract already on the next line as opposed to having to go back and perform line breaks manually after exporting.

    11 votes
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  8. 'Create a new account' when linking to New RefWorks for the first time from a search tool (Google Scholar, Primo etc)?

    From Google Scholar, Primo etc, when you click on the RefWorks link next to each search record, it takes you to the following page:

    https://refworks.proquest.com/combined-export/?groupcode=RWMiddlesexU&detoken=XBLgJo9sJFPnYg1wJ%5B44

    If you then select to export to the New Refworks, you are taken to the following page:

    https://refworks.proquest.com/login/

    However, this is problematic, as it does not offer the opportunity to 'Create a new Account'.

    We think that users should be directed to the following URL instead: https://refworks.proquest.com/

    10 votes
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  9. Edit in-line citation output style

    There are some ways to edit the in-line citations (ex: supress author, add suffix), but no way to edit the overall display format like there is for the bibliography format in the output styles. An example of how this is useful is when I want to cite multiple sources but have a semi-colon between references rather than a comma, since I am delineating specific page numbers and am already using a comma for that.

    Additionally, it would be great to see a preview of both the in-line text and the bibliography in RefWorks for a given output style, rather than…

    8 votes
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  10. I would suggest offering individual accounts.

    I have now used Refworks at 2 different institutions in 2 different states for over a decade. I love it and it is all I have ever used. I do worry, though, about losing access to thousands of references if the institution I am currently accessing it through decides to go with a different platform or vendor.

    8 votes
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  11. Enable Option to Delete User Accounts

    Currently Refworks doesn´t have the option for delete user accounts. Even if you send invitation for new users, you can not delete invitations.

    Is extrange because, you can give admin privilegies to account but you can not delete it.

    7 votes
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    Currently in new RefWorks Admins can deactivate user accounts. Please let us know if there is something about this feature that you would like enhanced.

  12. DOI search function

    Under "Add Reference" Have a space to quickly input the DOI and find article based on that. Currently, there is a space to add that modifier under the Save to Refworks function, but all I continually get is "service is unavailable".

    6 votes
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  13. Accounts Created per Month in new Refworks

    The "Accounts Created per Month" statistics are offered by Legacy RefWorks but not by New RefWorks. These statistics are really useful to evaluate the RefWorks usage in our libraries and they are the second more important for us after the "New References".

    We like to have these statistics in New Refworks too.

    5 votes
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  14. Browser Extensions for Importing

    Provide a browser add-on or extension which paints a button on database pages to easily download the citation, but also the full text.

    4 votes
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  15. Share references with other projects (under the same account)

    I need to share references with different projects and there is no way to do that. Please advise or add that feature. Thanks!

    4 votes
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    To move/copy references between projects, export the references from the initial project where they are placed and import them into the other project(s), or use sharing. See more details in the “To move references from one project to another:” section here: https://knowledge.exlibrisgroup.com/RefWorks/Product_Documentation/RefWorks_User_Guide/0400_Managing_References#Working_with_Projects

  16. Me encantaría poder importar más de una referencia a la vez, ahora solo puedo subirlas de una en una

    Después de descargar varias referencias, estaría bien poder importarlas de golpe y no una a una.
    Gracias

    4 votes
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  17. Add notes onto references.

    It would be useful if you could add notes onto your reference as to the themes or something you want to touch on in your work. Tags and folders just aren't quite enough.

    3 votes
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  18. En el estilo de cita APA 6th edición

    Apa 6th edition. Problem with capitals

    3 votes
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  19. Want to collect past Sessions from Usage Statistics

    We can get sessions of only the year that we access the usage statistics page now, but we actually want to get ones of the previous year or before.

    3 votes
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  20. Filter records with attachments

    Enable users to search for records which have an attachment(s).

    3 votes
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