To open Ebook Central citations from within EndNote, EasyBib, NoodleBib, Zotero, Mendeley, etc., export citations via the EndNote/Citavi option, then open the exported .action or .ris file from within your preferred citation management software.

To create a citation file in .action or .ris format:

  1. From Ebook Central, export/save the citations:
    1. Go to your Ebook Central site
    2. Open the desired book to the Detail Page:
      1. Click User-added image"Cite Book" (down below Read Online button)
      2. Under "Export Citation", click the "EndNote/Citavi" button
      3. If given an option, click Save File.  Otherwise, the file should be downloaded as a .action or .ris file into your Downloads folder
    3. Or, from your Bookshelf:
      1. Sign in to your personal account
      2. Add the books (whose references you want to export) to your bookshelf
      3. Select the Bookshelf tab
      4. Click User-added image"Cite Book" or User-added image"Cite Folder" next to the book or folder to export. 
      5. For "Export as", select EndNote/Citavi
  2. Then, from EndNote, EasyBib, NoodleBib, Zotero, Mendeley (desktop), or other citation management tool, import the citations
  3. Example for importing into EndNote:
    1. Open EndNote and log in
    2. Select Import References on the Collect tab
    3. Click Browse and locate the file you exported above
    4. Select RefMan RIS as the Import Option
    5. Select Unfiled, or select or create a group to add the citations to
    6. Click Import
    7. Your citations are now in EndNote

If EndNote opens automatically when you click the EndNote/Citavi option in Ebook Central

  1. Click the default option: Open
  2. EndNote will prompt you for the reference library in which you want to save the citation. Choose a library
  3. EndNote displays the library. The citation will be shown under Imported References