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EndNote: Can I directly export citations from EBSCOhost or Ovid databases on a Mac?

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Can I directly export citations from EBSCOhost or Ovid databases on a Mac?

Yes only if you use Firefox. 

  • Search the databases for your topics
  • Follow the instructions from the databases on exporting citations
  • Choose Open the File with EndNote x6
  • Check the box “do this automatically for files like this from now on” You will see this notice: “this setting can be changed using the Applications tab in Firefox’s Preferences”
  • Click OK, and the citations will be automatically added to your library