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EndNote X8 (Desktop)

How to use a citation management program to organize your references and create in-text citations and bibliographies for your papers

Find and Save Citations

Search your Topic.

Select your citations.

Send to File.

Format is MEDLINE.

Create file.

Save as a txt file.

Import Citations as TXT Files into EndNote

In EndNote, prepare to import the citations:
1) Go to File > Import 
2) Browse for and select pubmed_result.txt file on your computer.
3) Under Import Option, select PubMed (NLM).
    (If not listed, may be listed under Other Filters).
4) *if necessary, change Text Translation option to Unicode UTF-8
5) Click Import button.
(Your references will appear in your Last Imported folder).

PubMed Tip

PubMed should always be searched from the Library website.