EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

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

NASA Astrophysics Data System: ADS

Single Citation

  1. When viewing the full record for an item you wish to save, look for the Export Citation link on the left menu.
  2. Choose EndNote format.  Your reference will be saved as an *.enw file.  
  3. Sign into your EndNote account. 
  4. 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.

Multiple Citations

  1. Sign into your ADS account or create one if you have not already done so.
  2. As you search, add records to a personal ADS Library. 
  3. When ready to export, navigate to your library. 
  4. Choose EndNote format.  Your references will be saved as an *.enw file.  
  5. Sign into your EndNote account. 
  6. Click Browse to locate and attach the saved file. Under filter, select, EndNote Import, select the group where you would like the citations to be placed, then hit Import.
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