RIS to Excel converter

RIS to Excel converter

Do you have a RIS file, which you want to convert to an Excel file? Just upload or paste your a RIS file below and click Convert.

Paste or drop your RIS file here.

How to convert a RIS file to an Excel file online

Follow these easy steps to turn a RIS file into an Excel file with the Paperpile format converter:

  1. Click the Choose RIS file button above, drag and drop a file into the drop zone or copy and paste the content of your RIS file into the area above.
  2. Select the desired output format (Excel).
  3. Click Convert.
  4. Download your new Excel file.

Frequently Asked Questions about our bibliographic format converter

How does the Paperpile RIS to Excel converter work?

The RIS to Excel online converter uses the same technology that powers the Paperpile reference management app. Your input is parsed, matched against Paperpile's own bibliographic database, and finally converted to your format of choice. All input and output data is deleted 24h after job completion.

What is a RIS file?

A RIS file, which stands for Research Information Systems, is a standardized file format used to import and export bibliographic information for academic publications. It is commonly used in reference manager software to share citation data between different programs or to import references from online databases. The RIS file contains metadata such as author names, publication titles, date of publication, and other necessary information to create a citation or bibliography.

What is an Excel file?

An Excel file is a spreadsheet file that can be created by Microsoft Excel or other spreadsheet programs and contains data organized in rows and columns. The file extension used is .xlsx (for versions 2007 and above). Excel files can also be exported to text files like .csv or .tsv.