EndNote @ UC Davis

Filters and Connection Files for Databases at UC Davis (Macintosh)

  • In the instructions below Direct Export refers to the direct transmission of records from a database to the EndNote library. Filter Import refers to a two-step process involving the saving of records to the computer desktop and choosing a filter in EndNote to import the records.
  • For Windows, see Filters and Connection Files for Databases at UC Davis (Windows)
  • For instructions in how to connect to licensed databases from off campus using the campus proxy service or vpn, see Connect From Off Campus.

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)

Firefox
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. At "Open with" prompt click Choose and select EndNote program on machine and click OK.
  8. Citations will transfer.
Safari
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  8. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  9. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  10. Citations will import.

Agricola (OvidSP)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Select radio button Direct Export and click Save.
  3. Select radio button Export results to Endnote, Procite, or Reference Manager.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open the EndNote library.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Select radio button Direct Export and click Save.
  3. Select radio button Export results to Endnote, Procite, or Reference Manager. File will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Select downloaded file.
  6. Select filter Agricola (OvidSP) and click Import to transfer files.

America History & Life (EBSCO)

Firefox
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose select EndNote program on machine and click OK.
  8. Citations will transfer.
Safari
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  8. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  9. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  10. Citations will import.

American Periodicals Series (ProQuest)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

Anthropology Plus (EBSCO)

Firefox
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose select EndNote program on machine and click OK.
  8. Citations will transfer.
Safari
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  8. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  9. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  10. Citations will import.

Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ProQuest)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

Art Full-Text (EBSCO)

Firefox
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose select EndNote program on machine and click OK.
  8. Citations will transfer.
Safari
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  8. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  9. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  10. Citations will import.

ArticleFirst (OCLC)

Firefox
  1. Mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and EndNote and click Export.
  4. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose.
  5. Select Endnote program.
  6. At prompt, select filter for ArticleFirst (OCLC).
  7. Records will transfer.
Safari
  1. Mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and EndNote and click Export.
  4. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose.
  5. At prompt, select filter for ArticleFirst (OCLC).
  6. Records will transfer.

Arts and Humanities Citation Index (ISI)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. In pull-down menu, select Save to EndNote desktop.
  3. Click through automatic prompts.
  4. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  5. Records will import.

Avery Index (CSA)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote, Citavi, or Reference Manager.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

BIOSIS Previews (ISI)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. In pull-down menu, select Save to EndNote desktop.
  3. Click through automatic prompts.
  4. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  5. Records will import.

Business Source Complete (EBSCO)

Firefox
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. At "Open with" prompt click Choose and select EndNote program on machine and click OK.
  8. Citations will transfer.
Safari
  1. Mark records by clicking folder with plus sign.
  2. Click Folder View.
  3. Check boxes of records to transfer.
  4. Click Export.
  5. Check radio button for Direct Export in RIS Format.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  8. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  9. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  10. Citations will import.

Conference Papers Index (ProQuest)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

Ecology Abstracts (ProQuest)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

EconLit (ProQuest)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

EIS: Digests of Environmental Impact Statements (ProQuest)

Firefox
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. At "Open with" prompt, click Choose and select EndNote program and library and click OK.
  6. Records will import.
Safari
  1. Check boxes to mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. In pull-down menu, select EndNote.
  4. Click Continue when prompted.
  5. Locate downloaded .ris file of citations.
  6. In EndNote, File>Import and choose .ris file.
  7. For "Import Options" select Reference Manager (RIS).
  8. Citations will import.

Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (CSA)

Firefox/Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Environmental Sci (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

ERIC (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. Select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts, selecting EndNote program and library as necessary.
  6. Select ERIC (CSA) filter to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Select downloaded records file and ERIC (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Fish and Fisheries Worldwide (EBSCO)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records by saving to folder. Then view folder.
  2. Click icon to export.
  3. Select radio button Direct export to EndNote, ProCite, or Reference Manager and click Save.
  4. Follow automatic prompts as necessary to open EndNote and library as and transfer records.

Food Science and Technology Abstracts (OvidSP)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Select radio button Direct Export and click Save.
  3. Select radio button Export results to Endnote, Procite, or Reference Manager.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open the EndNote library.
  5. In window that opens, select filter FSTA (SP) and click Choose to transfer records.

GeoRef (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to select EndNote program and library to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and GeoRef (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Harvest: UC Davis Library Catalog (University of California, Davis)

If you want call numbers to download into your EndNote library with citations, first download this current Harvest filter by control-clicking the link and choosing Save Target As ... (in Internet Explorer) or Save Link Target As ... (in Netscape, Mozilla or Firefox): Harvest (UCDavis) and then dragging it to the Filters folder of your EndNote program. Make sure you delete any U_of_California-Davis.enf or harvest-ucdavis.enf that is already there. After doing that, go to Harvest UC Davis Catalog under Research Tools.

  1. DIRECT DOWNLOAD OF HARVEST RECORDS INTO ENDNOTE DOES NOT WORK WITH INTERNET EXPLORER OR ANY OF THE NETSCAPE SUITE OF WEB BROWSERS (FIREFOX, MOZILLA OR SEAMONKEY). YOU MUST USE SAFARI.
  2. Do your search in Harvest; either select individual citatations for download by checking the boxes to the left or select Select All above Title.
  3. Once you have selected desired citations, click Add to My E-Shelf.
  4. Click My E-Shelf on the upper right of the window.
  5. Click Select All above Title.
  6. Click Save/Mail.
  7. In the next window, under Records:, click the All (BASKET) radio button.
  8. Under Record format, go to Select Predefined Format: and click on the pulldown menu, selecting EndNote/RIS Tagged Output Format.
  9. Under Encoding:, click the radio button ISO 8859-1.
  10. Scroll down and click Go.
  11. The Downloads window will open, showing progress of the download. Your search results will be saved wherever you have configured Safari to put downloads. If you are unsure of where that is, check under Preferences, then Save Downloaded Files to.
  12. Open EndNote, open the library you want your Harvest citations to go into, go to File and then Import.
  13. In the new window that opens, under Import File Name choose the file you just downloaded.
  14. Under Import Options: click on the pulldown menu and scroll to RefMan RIS.enf.
  15. Under Text Translation: choose Unicode (UTF-8).
  16. Click Import.
  17. If you want UCD call numbers in your citations, bear in mind that call numbers will download into the Notes field, not the Call Number field. You must cut and paste call numbers into that field.

INSPEC (Web of Knowledge)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Click Save to EndNote, Ref Man, ProCite.
  3. Click Export.
  4. Follow automatic prompts as necessary to open EndNote and library. Records will transfer.

JSTOR

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Click button Export this Citation.
  2. Click link to EndNote, ProCite, Reference Manager.
  3. Select radio button for Open with.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to choose EndNote program and EndNote library to transfer records.

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library and choose LLBA (CSA) filter to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and LLBA (CSA) filter, click Import and transfer records.

MELVYL

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Open Save to menu, select list, and click Save.
  3. Log in or create free WorldCat account at the prompt.
  4. In horizontal bar above results, click link your lists.
  5. Mark records to be exported.
  6. Click Citations View tab. (Re-mark records for export as necessary.)
  7. In menu Export selected references select to EndNote/Reference Manager and click Export.
  8. Follow automatic prompts to export to EndNote.

MLA (CSA)

Firefox/Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Mark radio button for Macintosh and Save.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Select downloaded record and MLA Intl. Bibliography (CSA) filter.
  6. Click Import and transfer records.

National Technical Information Service (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. Select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and NTIS (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Oceanic Abstracts (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open Endnote program and library and choose Oceanic Abs (CSA) filter.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Oceanic Abs (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

PAIS International (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. On window that launches, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded record and PAIS International (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

PapersFirst (OCLC)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to export to EndNote and click Export.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to export to EndNote and Click Export. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Papers First (OCLC) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Philosopher's Index (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts and open EndNote program and library as necessary to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Philosopher's Index (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Proceedings (OCLC)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to export to EndNote and Click Export.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to export to EndNote and Click Export. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Proceedings (OCLC) filter to transfer records.

Project Muse

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Click Save Marked Results.
  3. Click View Saved Results.
  4. Select radio button EndNote and click Export button.
  5. Follow automatic prompts as necessary to open EndNote program and library and transfer records.

ProQuest Current Newspapers (ProQuest)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Click Export directly to ProCite, EndNote, or Reference Manager.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Cick Export.
  3. Click Export directly to ProCite, EndNote, or Reference Manager.
  4. File will download to computer.
  5. In EndNote, File > Import.
  6. In window that opens, choose downloaded file.
  7. Select ProQuest filter.
  8. Click Import and file will download.

PsycInfo (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and PsycInfo (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

PubMed (NLM)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. In Summary menu, select MEDLINE.
  3. In Send to menu, select File.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts, opening EndNote program and library and selecting PubMed (NLM) filter to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. In Summary menu, select MEDLINE.
  3. In Send to menu, select File. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and PubMed (NLM) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Readers Guide Retrospective (WilsonWeb)

Download this file onto your desktop by Control+clicking it and choosing Download Link to Disk (in Internet Explorer), Save Link Target As (in Firefox, Netscape or Mozilla) or Download Linked File (in Safari). After downloading and expanding the filter, drag it to the Filters folder of your EndNote program: http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/dept/instruc/research/endnote/files/readers-guide-retrospective.sea See Using Connection Files and Filters in EndNote for further instructions.

  1. In the database: Mark references by placing a check mark in the box directly to the left of a citation.
  2. Click on the Print Email Save button in the left margin.
  3. Select Save Options.
  4. Select Export to Bibliographic Software.
  5. Choose Save As and save search result somewhere on your hard drive.
  6. Open EndNote to the library you want to download search result to. Open File and then Import.
  7. Under Choose File... navigate on your hard drive to where you have saved search result.
  8. Under Import Options choose Other Filters... and navigate alphabetically to RGR.
  9. Click on Import.

RILM [NISC]

The Direct Export feature in RILM does not work with Macs. You must use a filter. Download this filter onto your desktop by Control+clicking it and choosing Download Link to Disk (in Internet Explorer), Save Link Target As (in Firefox, Netscape or Mozilla) or Download Linked File (in Safari): http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/dept/instruc/research/endnote/files/rilm.sea

  1. Install this filter in the Filters folder of your EndNote folder.
  2. Check boxes of citations you wish to download in an EndNote library you have created.
  3. Under Select Display Format at the top of the page, choose Marked Full Records.
  4. Click Export.
  5. In the next window, click EndNote.
  6. A tagged display will result; choose Save As and save the search result as a Text file somewhere on your hard drive.
  7. Open EndNote to the library you want to download your citations into. Go to the File menu and choose Import.
  8. Under File Name, click on the Choose File button and navigate on your hand drive to where your search result is saved.
  9. Under Import Options, click on the button, select Other Filters and navigate to the Filters folder of your EndNote folder, choosing RILM (NISC).

Science Citation Index (ISI)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save to EndNote, RefMan, ProCite button.
  3. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary and transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save to EndNote, RefMan, ProCite button. Records file will download to computer.
  3. In EndNote, File > Import.
  4. Choose downloaded file and Web of Science (ISI) filter to transfer records.

SciFinder (Chem Abstracts)

In order to access SciFinder from your computer at home, you must download licensed client software, available only to UCD students, faculty and staff.

You must connect to the VPN. You cannot use the proxy server or a private Internet service provider to connect to SciFinder from an off-campus computer.

Once you have successfully downloaded and configured SciFinder, go to this website to learn how to download citations from SciFinder into EndNote: http://www.cas.org/support/academic/sf/tech/index.html#most_frequent

Social Science Citation Index (ISI)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save to EndNote, RefMan, ProCite button.
  3. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library as necessary and transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save to EndNote, RefMan, ProCite button. Records file will download to computer.
  3. In EndNote, File > Import.
  4. Choose downloaded file and Web of Science (ISI) filter to transfer records.

Sociological Abstracts (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library and select Sociological Abs (CSA) filter to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Sociological Abs (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Toxline (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library and select Toxline (CSA) filter to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Toxline (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.

Transport (OvidSP)

Download filter

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records.
  2. Select radio button Direct Export and click Save.
  3. Select radio button Export results to Endnote, Procite, or Reference Manager ands click Continue.
  4. Follow automatic prompts to open the EndNote library.
  5. In window that opens, select filter Transport (OvidSP) and click Choose to transfer records.

Web of Knowledge/Web of Science

See: Science Citation Index

Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide (EBSCO)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark records by saving to folder. Then view folder.
  2. Click icon to export.
  3. Select radio button Direct export to EndNote, ProCite, or Reference Manager and click Save.
  4. Follow automatic prompts as necessary to open EndNote and library as and transfer records.

Zoological Records (CSA)

Firefox (Direct Export)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save.
  4. In window that opens, select radio button for Open with and click Choose.
  5. Follow automatic prompts to open EndNote program and library and select Zoological Record Plus (CSA) filter to transfer records.
Safari (Filter Import)
  1. Mark Records.
  2. Click Save, Print, Email.
  3. Select radio buttons for marked records and to save to Macintosh and click Save. Records file will download to computer.
  4. In EndNote, File > Import.
  5. Choose downloaded file and Zoological Record Plus (CSA) filter and click Import to transfer records.