Locating an Import File in the WorldCat Catalog

Search WorldCat for your publication. When you find it, click on the Cite/Export button in the upper-right, then click the Export to EndNote/Reference Manager link.

When you download the file and open it in a text editor you should find it looks something like the following, with information about the book in plain-text. 

Creating a Batch Import File

Biblio content can also be created through a batch import. Notice that whenever you open a .ris file if starts with a TY and ends with an ER — then an empty line. To prepare a batch import document, copy the content of one .ris file into another, making sure it follows the format of each entry beginning with a TY, ending with an ER , and separated from the next entry with an empty line. It should look something like this: