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EndNote (Desktop): 2. EndNote Web Integration

Use this guide to get started using the desktop version of EndNote.

Simple Step-By-Step

Transferring References In and Out of EndNote Web

1. In EndNote, click on Transfer under the EndNote Web group to the left of the library.

2. Enter your EndNote Web account information if prompted.

3. Select what type of transfer you need.

4. Follow the prompts

5. Click Transfer.

Transferring References

EndNote makes it easy to transfer references back and forth from your EndNote Web (ENW) account.* This tutorial by EndNote will explain how to log into ENW from the EndNote X5 program and to transfer references between ENW and EndNote on your desktop.

*EndNote Web (ENW) is now called EndNote Basic.

Synchronizing EndNote Desktop and Web Libraries

EndNote X6 makes it possible to synchronize references between EndNote X6 desktop and Web libraries. This video tutorial demonstrates three general situations where you may want to synchronize references, as well as how to automatically synchronize references. The tutorial also includes safety warnings and notes.

From The Experts

As a UHM student, you have free access to EndNote Web, the web-based version of EndNote. 

  • To start an EndNote Web account, go to Edit → Preferences → EndNote Web → Register Online and follow the prompts
  • To save your EndNote Web login information in your EndNote library go to Edit → Preferences → EndNote Web and enter your hawaii.edu email address and EndNote Web password

**Please Note: you have access to use EndNote Web free of charge as long as you are a registered student at UHM.  As soon as you graduate or leave the university your EndNote Web account will be disabled. 

Use these links to learn more about EndNote Web:

EndNote Web overview
Direct Export
Import with a Filter
EndNote Web and Word