EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

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


  1. Perform a search and select the records you wish to export to EndNote by checking the checkbox.
  2. Click the button for Email - Export - Print.
  3. Choose EndNote.
  4. You will be prompted to save the file of exported records. The file will be in RIS format.
  5. Login to EndNote.
  6. Under Collect, select Import References.
  7. Click Browse to locate and attach the saved text file.
  8. Under Filter, select RefMan RIS.
  9. Select the group where you would like the citation to be placed, then hit Import.