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EndNote Basic: Format

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

Adding Bibliographic Styles to Favorites

To generate notes and bibliographies from your groups, you need to load required bibliographical styles into your favorites.

That style will then be available to you when you want to generate a bibliography:

  1. Under Format tab, click Bibliography.
  2. Click on Select Favorites link.
  3. Choose the citation style you want from the left column, click on it.
  4. Then click on Copy to favorites.

Creating Bibliographies Tutorial

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Exporting References

EndNote Basic provides an export feature allowing you to export your references in one of several standard export styles to e-mail, save or print for alternative use.

Exporting References:

  1. From the Format tab, click the Export link.
  2. Select the references to export, such as the quick list or a group, from the References drop-down list.
  3. Select the Export style from the Export Style drop-down list.
  4. Click the Save, E-mail, or Preview & Print buttons.

To create a quick list:

  1. Click the check box to the left of a record. Check the Check Page checkbox to check all references on a page or Check All to check all references in a group or list view.
  2. Click the Copy To Quick List button.
  3. Repeat steps 1-2 if you are selecting references from different pages and groups until your Quick List is complete. A warning message will display in your browser if you have exceeded your export data limit.