RefWorks Login

Refworks login and account creation

NOTE!: JYU's RefWorks contract expires on 31 December 2021. It's not advisable to create new Refworks accounts at this point, as the accounts will probably deactivate once the contract expires. If you are an active Refworks user and want to keep your RefWorks references, you should export them to another reference management system by the end of 2021. Options for reference managers include Zotero ( and Mendeley ( Our Refworks-guide will be updated to help in moving on from Refworks. More info.

Refworks reference management software is available for students and staff of University of Jyväskylä until the end of 2021. You can use Refworks to store reference information and to create citations and bibliographies in your text.

More info in our Refworks-guide (Koppa)

Login to Refworks

Login to Refworks


Refworks requires you to create a separate account. You can create the account using a University of Jyväskylä email address.

Create an account to Refworks (it's not advisable to create accounts to Refworks at this point).

If you have a University of Jyväskylä user account, but no university email, create your Refworks account through this link: create Refworks account using University of Jyväskylä Haka-login (it's not advisable to create accounts to Refworks at this point).


If you are still using Legacy Refworks, you can find the login below:

Legacy Refworks

Legacy Refworks


Contact person: Matti Rajahonka