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EndNote Basic: Collect Search Results from PubMed Database

Using Endnote Basic, a free resource, to manage your citations

Importing Search Results from PubMed

  1. Run your search in PubMed.
  2. Select the references you want to save.
  3. From the Send to drop-down menu, choose Citation Manager
  4. Click Create File
  5. Screenshot of how to export references to Endnote Basic from PubMed.

  6. A New Dialog window will appear. Choose Save File.
  7. Screenshot of how to export references to Endnote Basic from PubMed.

  8. Open your EndNote Basic library.
  9. Select the Collect tab, Import References.
  10. Use the Browse button to select the .nbib file you saved above. Click Open.(Tip:
    You may want to make note of where the file is being saved i.e. directory and/or folder).
  11. Select the Pubmed (NLM) import filter.
  12. Click the Import button.

Screenshot of how to import references to Endnote Basic from PubMed.