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Access to SFU RefWorks will cease on December 31, 2017. SFU Library has prepared options for migrating your data to another service
Online access
Public message
Privacy notice: The Library makes the RefWorks service available to you for your convenience. Your use of the RefWorks service at Simon Fraser University is voluntary. Please be advised that any personal information you disclose to RefWorks is stored on servers located in the United States. When you use this service, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. You may wish to review the RefWorks' Terms and Conditions before using their service. 
Full description
A web-based bibliography and citation database manager. Imports citations from online databases, and formats bibliographies automatically. Access to RefWorks is restricted to current students, faculty, staff and SFU alumni.

When I graduate from SFU or leave my job at SFU, can I continue to use my SFU RefWorks account?

See the SFU RefWorks Guide.

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Not available 
Group records
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Print equivalents
Open access
Allows electronic reserves
Ereserves notes
Not applicable 
Allows coursepacks
Coursepack notes
Not applicable. 
Allows interlibrary loan
Interlibrary loan notes
Not applicable. 
Online terms
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

Personal Privacy: Some licensed resources allow you to create a personal account for the purposes of creating folders, saving searches, and downloading entire e-books as well as other personalized services. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to these and other external websites may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use these services, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide directly to these external websites. SFU Library recommends that you review the privacy policies of these and other external websites before using the services.