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EndNote Basic (formerly EndNote Web)

A **free** bibliographic management tool which imports and stores citations from our Library's wealth of electronic databases, and facilitates writing papers.

Direct Export into EndNote Online

Select your citations.
Choose Export.
Choose the following options -
Export Format RIS format (Reference Manager, ProCite, EndNote)
Output Specify Fields to be Exported
Select all or as many boxes that are useful
Click Export
In the Dialogue Box choose Open with Other
Look for and choose Research Soft Direct Export Helper
Another Dialogue Box will open.
Choose EndNote Basic
Citations from SCOPUS are automatically added to the Unfiled Folder.

Find and Save Citations as RIS

Search your Topic
Select your citations
Choose Export.
In the Export Citation List box, choose the folllowing options -
Export Format to RIS format (Reference Manager, ProCite, EndNote)
Select all or as many fields that are useful

Click Export

Save the .ris file to the desktop or other device

Import Citations as RIS Files into EndNote Basic

In EndNote Basic, prepare to import the citations.
  • Collect Tab
  • Import References
Select RefMan RIS from the list of Import Option Favorites
Copy it to the Favorites List
Find the .ris file
Choose the RefMan RIS import option
Send it to the Unfiled Group (default)
create a New Group.

Important Tip

When exporting citations from SCOPUS, choose ALL fields.  Information culled now may be useful in the future.