EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

Help with exporting citations from library databases into your EndNote account.


  1. View the full record for an item by clicking on the title.
  2. Under the Tools and Resources menu, choose Export Formats and EndNote.
  3. A new window appears with your formatted citation. Click download.
  4. Save the file; it will have an .enw extension.
  5. Log in to EndNote. Under the Collect tab, select Import References.
  6. Click Browse to locate and attach the saved file. Under filter, select EndNote Import, select the group where you would like the citation to be placed, then hit Import.