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Shiffman - Anatomy Timesaver: Research Support

WSU Digital Commons

Increase visibility of your research, other scholarly or creative work by submitting to open access Digital Commons @ Wayne State University

Video Tutorial

Research Collaborators

SciVal (formerly Collexis)

  • Database of Research Profiles for experts from Henry Ford Health System, Michigan State University, Van Andel Research Institute and Wayne State University
  • These institutions form the Michigan Alliance for Clinical and Translations Science (MACTS)

Community of Science (COS)

  • Database of researchers from 1,600 institutions
  • Generate a CV

NIH Funding Requirements

  • NIH Public Access Policy ensures that the public has access to the published results of NIH-funded research
  • Recipients of NIH funds must make their published research available through PubMed Central (PMC) no later than 12 months after publication

For more information NIH Public Access Reporting Requirements


EndNote - Reference Management

What is EndNote?

  • Software used to store and organize citation information when authoring articles or writing research papers
  • Used to insert citations and create bibliographies in the writing style of your choice (APA, a specific journal publication, etc.)
  • EndNote is free to faculty, staff and students of Wayne State University with authentication

How Do You Download EndNote?

  • Requires using your WSU Access ID (e.g. ab1234) and password

Downloading Citations from PubMed

  • While in Pubmed, select your citations and save to Clipboard
  • Go to Clipboard, click Send To ... File
  • Select Format MEDLINE, click Create File
  • Select Save, and save to Desktop
  • Open EndNote Program
  • Go to menu File, select Import ... File
  • Choose pubmed_result.txt on your Desktop and Open
  • Select Import Option "PubMed (NLM)"
  • If it's not showing, go to "Other Filters", locate and click Choose
  • Click Import, and your citations should appear in EndNote


EndNote FAQ

More info on EndNote: How to Use EndNote

EndNote Technical Help 



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Katherine Akers
Shiffman Medical Library
Mazurek Medical Education Commons, 232C