REFINDIT ( is a free online tool design to search and visualize references of literature and data stored in AGRIS, as well as other databases including CrossRef, DataCite, PubMed, Mendeley. The searched references may be used for different purposes, e.g. conversion in some 600 citation styles and download in widely accepted bibliographic metadata standards.


The tool is available as a standalone application ( and it is also integrated as a search interface in the ARPHA Writing Tool ( and its associated AGINFRA+ journals. When used in the ARPHA authoring environment, authors can import references into their manuscripts with a single click.


REFINDIT works with leading citation databases worldwide, including:

  • CrossRef
  • DataCite
  • PubMed
  • Mendeley


The tool can be freely integrated into other new or existing systems via API: