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EndNote: Attaching full-text PDFs

Attaching full-text PDF files to records

PDF files and other documents, e.g. draft copies of papers in MS Word format, can also be manually added to records in your Endnote library.

  1. Select the record in your EndNote library
  2. Select References
  3. Select File Attachments
  4. Select Attach File…
  5. Locate the required file on your computer
  6. Click Open

Alternatively, you can drag and drop files into selected records displayed in the ‘Reference list’ shown below.

Endnote screen layout

  1. Mode buttons (Local library, Online search, Integrated)
  2. Groups panel
  3. Bibliographic style preview
  4. Search panel
  5. Reference list
  6. reference panel
  7. Layout button