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Information about using EndNote

Using the URL (web address) to link an EndNote reference to a website

Any EndNote reference can link to one or even multiple URLs (web addresses) to access web sites, articles or a wide range of documents.  As with many options in EndNote there are several ways to invoke an operation.   To add a URL to an EndNote reference follow the instructions below.  .

  1. Open an EndNote reference (double click on it).
  2.  Type or copy and paste a URL address into the URL field in the EndNote reference.
  3. Close and save the reference.
  4. To open the link, click or highlight the reference and click on the Open Link tool on the EndNote menu bar (see below).EndNote Open Link tool

Note: You can add multiple URLs to the URL field, but only the first link will be opened by the Open Link tool from the EndNote menu bar.  To open additional URL you will need to click on the link(s) from the edit version of the reference.

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