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Getting Started at the UW Libraries
It's easy to get started doing research at the UW Libraries. Here are some things to know:
1. Your Husky Card is your library card.
2. Books and journals have unlimited renewals (unless requested by another user.)
3. The Libraries' home page is
4. If you are not on campus, you can connect to the Libraries' subscription databases and ejournals (restricted to UW students, faculty and staff) by logging in to the red outlined box on every library Web page with your UW NetID and password. The outline turns green.         


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  How do I set up and use RefWorks to keep track of my citations?

thumbnail of RefWorks video RefWorks is a tool that you can use to keep track of your citations and automatically create bibliographies. Access your RefWorks account with your UW NetID. | Time - 02:35 | Transcript | Play Video