You can search OvidSP® databases from within Citavi. When searching through the online OvidSP portal instead, here's how you can import results.
  1. Perform your search in the OvidSP database of your choice.
  2. Select the results you want or select the All checkbox and click Export:


     
  3. Select Export To: Citavi and any other options you want, and then click Export Citations:


     
  4. The results are downloaded. Click Open.
  5. The references are imported into the project that is currently open. If Citavi is not open, it will start and ask which project you want to import the references into.
  6. The first time you import, Citavi will ask you to check the encoding (i.e. whether characters are displaying correctly) and to change the encoding if necessary. Click Next.
  7. The first time you import, Citavi will ask you to check that author names are in the correct order and to change the order if necessary. Click Next. The import starts. Click Add references.