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EndNote: Using EndNote with UT Resources

This guide describes UT resources available on the citation management software, EndNote.

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gear imageBelow are some ways to make EndNote work effectively with UTK Library resources.

Find Full Text Preferences

To use FFT off-campus, you will need to set up the Find Full Text preferences in EndNote:

In Mac, go under EndNote X8 to Preferences. Preferences is found under Edit on Windows machines.

In the Find Full Text Preferences, put in the following information:

OpenURL Path:


You may check all the boxes above these two URLs.

Exporting Citations from Databases

Most databases now have very easy ways of exporting ctations from a database directly into EndNote.

Adding Citations to EndNote from UT Libraries OneSearch

You can export records from the library catalog directly into EndNote.

See how here!

Connection Files and Output Styles

Connection files allow EndNote to interact directly with the Library's catalog and databases.

Ouput styles determine the way that references in a paper or bibliography will be formatted. The EndNote program comes with many styles already available, but others may be downloaded directly from

EndNote and Symplectic Elements

Using NVivo with EndNote