EndNote Basic

This guide describes how to access and use EndNote Basic, a citation management system, and gives a brief overview of the desktop versions of EndNote

How to download from JSTOR to EndNote

To download citations from JSTOR into EndNote Basic:

1. When viewing your search results in JSTOR, click "Cite this Item" next to the item you want to cite.

How to cite an item in JSTOR

2. Then, select "Export a RIS file."

export as RIS file in JSTOR

3. Log in to your EndNote Basic Account. Hover over the gray "Collect" tab and choose "Import References".

endnote menu, hover over collect and import references


4. Choose the file that you just saved. Make sure that you choose "JSTOR" under the Import Filter option. Choose which group you want to import into under the "To:" dropdown menu, and then click "Import".

import a jstor ris file to endnote

5. If the import is successful, the screen will tell you that one item has been imported into your group.

references were imported into endnote‚Äč

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