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Populating references with full text
References in our EndNote library can be populated with full text (usually PDF's) in two ways;
- Automatically by EndNote
NOTE: The PDF's you populate your library with are parked in your Machine (usually the C drive). This means that you cannot export them onto a net based database when you export the references.
NOTE: You must determine copyright stipulations for each publication. Just because you can download a PDF from a publisher does not mean you have the right to store it in a library (or any other database). A quick way of determining copyright is through the Sherpa Romeo site
1. Automatic full text addition within an EndNote library;
- Highlight the references you want to populat with full text by clicking on them. For multiple references press control while clicking
- On the left column click on Find Full Text. This feature will give you a count of how many references were populated with full text vs the number that were not.
2. Manual addition of full text.
- download a PDF to a file in your computer
- Highlight the individual reference you want to add full text to
- In the top tab click on References go to File attachments from the dropdown list and click on attach file
- select the PDF you want to attach to the record
- click on Open. The PDF should now be attached to your record