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ArXiv - EndNote Export Instructions

Exporting Citations from the arXiv catalog to EndNote

Before you begin:

Exporting to EndNote from this database will produce a text file that can be manually imported to EndNote but requires several additional steps. Instructions for importing RIS-formatted text to EndNote can be found here.

Depending on the number of citations you intend to export, it may be more expedient to use Google Scholar instead. Here you can type specific article titles and download citations one-at-a-time. Be sure to use Google Scholar while logged into the KU library for wider access. Step-by-step instructions for exporting citations from Google Scholar to EndNote are available.

Exporting from ArXiv

1. Conduct your search.

2. From a single article, click NASA ADS from the Download menu on the right.

Screenshot showing NASA/ADS link in Download box.

3. In the next screen, click View record in ADSLabs.

Screenshot showing View record in ADSLabs button.

4. In the next screen, click the drop-down arrow the right of the More box then select EndNote.

        Note: if you are using Arxiv.org e-print archive, this button will read  button text = Export instead of More.

Screenshot showing location of More drop-down.

5. Your output will look something like this below. Copy and paste this text into a Word or Notepad document and save it as a text (.txt) file. Continue to add to the file until you have collected all the references you want, then refer to the instructions located here to import the text file to EndNote.

Screenshot showing text output.


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