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Adding References from Library Databases to EndNote Online

The following videos briefly demonstrate how to export references to EndNote Online from a variety of online library databases.

EBSCOhost Databases

We recommend signing in to your EndNote Online account before starting your search in an EBSCOhost database.

To save one citation at a time:

  1. Go to the article record page by clicking on the article title in the search results list
  2. From the record page, click on the Export link the right-side tool bar
  3. Select the option for Direct Export to EndNote Web  and click the Save button
  4. The selected record has now been added to your EndNote Online library

To save multiple citations at a time:

  1. From the results page, click the folder icon for each item you want to include
  2. When ready to export references to EndNote Online, click on Folder  on the right side of the top banner
  3. Select the articles you wish to export
  4. In the tool bar on the right, click on Export
  5. Select the option for Direct Export to EndNote Web and then click Save
  6. The selected records have now been added to your EndNote Online library

ProQuest Databases

To save one or more citations at a time:

  1. From the results page, click the boxes next to each item you want to include
  2. Hover the cursor over the Export/Save  link in the tool bar at the top of the results list
  3. Select the EndNote  option and then click Continue
  4. Save the file
  5. In your EndNote Online account, go to the Collect menu and select  Import References
  6. Click Choose File  and select the file you want to upload
  7. Under import options, select ProQuest. (If you use this database frequently, you can use the Select Favorites link to add ProQuest to a custom list.)
  8. Choose a group to add the references to
  9. Click Import
  10. The records have now been added to your EndNote Online library
  11. Alternatively, you can save citation's from an item's record page

Web of Science

We recommend signing in to your EndNote Online account before starting your search in Web of Science.

  1. From the search results page, click the box next to the articles you want to add to your EndNote Online library
  2. Click the Save to EndNote button at the top of the search results list
  3. Choose how much information to include and then click Send
  4. The selected records have now been added to your EndNote Online library
  5. The EndNote icon appears next to those you have saved to EndNote Online
  6. Alternatively, you can save to your EndNote Online library from an item's record page

 

Commonly Used Databases/Search Engines and EndNote Online Import Options

Source

File Extension

Import Option

Cambridge Companions Online

.enw

EndNote Import

EBSCOhost Databases

direct export

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Google Scholar

.enw

EndNote Import

JSTOR

.ris

JSTOR

RefMan RIS

ProQuest

.ris

ProQuest

RefMan RIS

PubMed

.nbib

PubMed

ScienceDirect

.ris

ScienceDirect

RefMan RIS

Web of Science

direct export

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Last updated: 1/29/2016