Importing References from UMDNJ Databases

June 8. 2012 – Yingting

As providers changed their database interfaces, the instructions I previously wrote were out of date. Clicking this link to view the updated instructions in PDF on how to import references from some of the databases heavily used by our UMDNJ users into EndNote X5. Should you have any problem importing references, please contact your campus librarians for help.


How to export citations from EBSCOhost databases to EndNote?

July 24, 2008 — Yingting  

Here are the instructions on exporting references from EBSCOhost databases, such as Academic Search Premier, into EndNote:

  • Perform a seach in Academic Search Premier via EBSCOhost.
  • Select the references at the search results page by clicking on “Add to folder” right below each citation.
  • After selection, click on “Folder View” on the right column.
  • Select all the references that need to be exported into EndNote.
  • Click on the icon for Export (the icon with a right arrow)
  • “Remove these items from folder after saving” appears. Indicate whether you want to empty the folder of all items after saving by checking or unchecking the box next to it.
  • Under ” Save citations to a fie formatted for”, please click in the radiobox next to ” Direct Export to EndNote, ProCite, or Reference Manager”. Then click on the Save button.
  • Your EndNote program will automatically be launched for you to choose your library.
  • Choose the EndNote library by clicking on the library and then on the Open button. Your references will be exported into that library.