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EndNote: EndNote Information


RefWorks Notice

Software tool for citations and bibliographies

EndNote is software you download onto your computer that will allow you to:

  • Store your references and link them to your PDF files
  • Organize your references into Groups
  • Create bibliographies
  • Work with Microsoft Word to format your in-text citations and references
  • Allows you to switch between hundreds of reference styles, with the touch of a button

How to download EndNote Windows (Instructions)

Download EndNote MAC

Click on Mac to download the folder

1. Open the downloaded file

2. Drag and drop the EndNote installer to Applications folder

3. Open EndNote X8 folder from Applications folder

4. Double click on "EndNote X8" file to begin the installation.

5. Follow the onscreen prompts to complete the installation

This should install EndNote X8.

EndNote and Research

Versions of Endnote:

There are  two major versions of EndNote: desktop EndNote and online EndNote.

  1. The EndNote desktop software stores the programme and your citation library locally on your computer.

  2. Online EndNote accounts store your citation collection online, so you can log onto the web and access the account from anywhere. Click here to register for EndNote online

Best solutionDownload and use the desktop version and sync with the online version.


The university paid the Endnote license.

Citation Help!

The Citation Managers Team is here to answer your questions or provide instruction in your classroom.

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