EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

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

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For Multiple Items

  1. Mark the items you wish to save and then click the Export option at the top of the page.
  2. A new window opens. Choose Citation or Citation with Abstract, and select RIS format and click the Download citation button.
  3. Save the resulting *.ris file. 
  4. In EndNote, Choose Collect > Import References.
  5. Browse to find the saved file.
  6. Select RefMan RIS as the import option and select the group to import the reference to.
  7. Hit Import; your references will be imported.

 

For a Single Item

  1. On the detailed view, look for Download Citations icon at the top of the page. 
  2. Choose the Output format for RIS.
  3. Save the resulting *.ris file. 
  4. In EndNote, Choose Collect > Import References.
  5. Browse to find the saved file.
  6. Select RefMan RIS as the import option and select the group to import the reference to.
  7. Hit Import; your reference will be imported.
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