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Exporting References from Databases

Exporting from the Databases

Nearly all databases offer options for exporting reference information to EndNote, however the method and wording for downloading the reference vary greatly from one database to another. Below are a few common examples:

If you have trouble exporting from these or any other database, please contact our EndNote specialist using the Help & Support link or ask UTSA Libraries Chat.


EBSCOhost Databases

 

To export single references

Click on the article title to open the full record

On the right side of the window, click Export

Choose Direct Export in RIS Format

Click Save

To export multiple references at once

Click the Folder Icon next to items you want to add

Click Folder at the top of the page

Select the items you want to export

On the right side of the window, click Export

Choose Direct Export in RIS Format

Click Save


JSTOR

 

In JSTOR, multiple references can be exported from the results list -

Check the box next to item(s) you want

Click Export Selected Citations

Choose Export a RIS file

OR from within the article view

Click Cite this item

Choose Export a RIS file


ProQuest Databases

 

In ProQuest, references can be exported from the results list or the full article record -

Check the box next to item(s) you want -OR- click the article title to open the full record

Click Save (top right for results list -OR- right side toolbar for full record)

Choose RIS

Click Continue


ScienceDirect

 

In ScienceDirect, references can be exported from the results list or the full article record -

Check the box next to item(s) you want -OR- click the article title to open the full record

Click Export

Choose Export citation to RIS


Web of Science

 

In Web of Science, references can be exported from the results list or the full article record -

Check the box next to item(s) you want -OR- click the article title to open the full record

At the top of the page, click Export

After you select EndNote Desktop for the first reference, the button says Export to EndNote Desktop instead of Export

Choose EndNote Desktop

You can also choose EndNote Web to have the references sent to your EndNote.com web account and sync with your desktop version later

Choose Full Record