EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

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

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  1. When viewing the abstract of the article citation you wish to save, click the Download Citations link.
  2. Choose RIS as the citation format and click Download.
  3. A new window opens prompting you to find, save, or cancel. Save the download as an .RIS document in a folder or on the desktop.
  4. Log in to EndNote. Under the Collect tab, select Import References.
  5. Click Browse to locate and attach the saved file. Under filter, select, RefMan RIS, select the group where you would like the citation to be placed, then hit Import.
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