Using EndNote to Capture Bibliographic Information for a Web Page

You can save bibliographic information for a web page using the  Capture function in EndNote Web. First you download and install a plug-in for your browser:








The Capture plug-in appears as a bookmark in your browser:




This command scans the bibliographic information stored on the web page and creates a pre-filled reference that you can save to either EndNote Web or the desktop version. To save a reference to your library:

1. Open the web page, e.g.

2. Click the Capture Reference bookmark in your browser.

3. Complete or modify any of the fields:










4.     Click the Save to button and select EndNote Web:


Alternately, you can select EndNote when saving a captured reference. This will save the reference to a formatted file that opens in your desktop EndNote.

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David is the Education & Information Consultant, Basic Sciences
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