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EndNote Web: Importing Citations from
EBSCOhost Databases including: Academic Search Elite; America: History & Life; ATLA Religion Database; Biological Abstracts; Business Source Premier; CINAHL; Communications & Mass Media Complete; EconLit; Historical Abstracts; MLA Bibliography; Philosophers Index; PsycARTICLES; RILM;   SocIndex; SportDISCUS

You can search any of the EBSCOhost databases and save citations to articles of interest directly into EndNote Web.  While Endnote Web is free, you need to create an account.  Go to  to create an EndNote Web account.

  1. Create a folder on your C: drive for your EndNote Web references.  Leave the folder open.
  2. Do a search in the EBSCOhost database that you want to use.
  3. ADD TO FOLDER  in EBSCOhost each reference you want to save.
  4. Select Go to Folder View in EBSCOhost at the top right area of the screen.
  5. Click on Export.
  6. Click on Direct Export to EndNote Web, then Save.
  7. Login to EndNote Web
  8. Choose My References.
  9. To format the references for a bibliography, Choose the Format tab in EndNote Web.
  10. Choose Bibliography
  11. Select the references that you want to format.
  12. Select the bibliographic style that you want to use, i.e.: MLA, APA, Chicago/Turabian
  13. Select the file format that you want, i.e.: HTML, TXT, RTF
  14. Click Preview & Print


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