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EndNote: Set Preferences to Find Full Text PDFs

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Set Find Full Text Preferences to UTHSC Library

EndNote X3-X7 offers the option to find full text of the references usually in PDF format downloaded to your EndNote Library. Before doing this, it is recommended that you set Find Full Text Preferences to connect to UTHSC Library's resources in EndNote.  

  • Choose Find Full Text under EndNote Preferences (For PC users the EndNote Preferences is under Edit; For Mac users the EndNote Preferences is under EndNote tab)
  • Check all the four boxes if they are not already checked
  • Enter UTHSC library's OpenURL and Authendicate With URL

OpenURL Path is:

Authenticate with:

Note that:

1) You do not need to enter Authenticate with URL if your computer is on campu

2) The EndNote Find Full Text feature will not find everything for you. Some journals and database services (e.g., JSTOR, EBSCO, and SWETS) will not work with it.

Here is what your EndNote Find Full Text Preferences looks like (for off campus computers):