Importing References into Covidence

Exporting References from Endnote Desktop

  • Open Endnote Desktop and select the references you want to import into Covidence.
  • Go to the File menu and select Export.


  • Enter a name for your file and select XML as a file type. Note that Covidence will only accept XML files created by PubMed or Endnote. Then select Export Selected References at the bottom. XML
  • In the dropdown menu next to Output style, select a citation style for your references.
  • Click Save. Your citations will download.