EndNote Exporting and Importing Instructions

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


  1. Mark the records you want to export by clicking the box next to each item.
  2. At the top of the page, in the Batch Download drop down menu, select Citations (EndNote), then click the Retrieve Marked link.
  3. A new window appears prompting you to find, save, or cancel. Save the file as an text(.txt) file.
  4. Login to EndNote Web.
  5. Under Collect, select Import References.
  6. Click Browse to locate and attach the saved text file.
  7. Under Filter, select EndNote Import
  8. Select the group where you would like the citation to be placed, then hit Import.