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EndNote: Adding References

Bibliography and database management tool for managing citations,references, PDFs, and publishing papers.

Importing From Pubmed@USC to EndNote Online

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1. Export the results to .nbib file from PubMed:

  • Select the references to import.
  • Using the 'Send to' drop-down menu, select the following:
    • Destination: Citation Manager
    • Click 'Create File'
  • At the 'File Download' click Save

2. Log into EndNote Online. Under the "Collect" tab and click "Import References".

     Choose the "citations.nbib" file you saved from PubMed.

      Select "PubMed (NLM) from the list of databases. 

      Choose an existing group to send the references or you can choose to create a new group. 

      Click "Import"

Importing from PubMed@USC to EndNote Software

1. Export the results to .nbib file from PubMed:

  • Select the references to import.
  • Using the 'Send to' drop-down menu, select the following:
    • Destination: Citation Manager
    • Click 'Create File'
  • At the 'File Download' click Save

2. A file called "citations.nbib" will be generated. You can either:

   a) Double click to open the file and confirm that the file should be opened using EndNote

 

      OR

   b) Open EndNote and select File: Import or click the Import button on the toolbar   

         Then Choose the "citations.nbib" file. Select "PubMed (NLM)" from the Import Option drop down menu. 

         Select whether you want duplicates automatically removed or not. No text translation option is necessary. 

         Click "Import"