EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

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


  1. Click on the record you want to export by clicking the box next to each item. At the top of the page, click the Export citation button.
  2. In the new screen select which records you want to export, in the Export to section, select EndNote, then hit the Submit button.
  3. A new window appears prompting you to find, save, or cancel. Save the file to the desktop.
  4. Login to EndNote Web.
  5. Under Collect, select Import References.
  6. Click Browse to locate and attach the saved file.
  7. Under Filter, select [database name] (OCLC), select a group where you'd like to import the citation, then hit Import.