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Use this guide to get started with Endnote.


What is EndNote?

EndNote software allows you to create your own personal database of references, known as an EndNote library.  Your EndNote library provides a way for you to store and manage the references that you gather in the course of your research.

You can also use EndNote for the following tasks:

  • Create a reference list or bibliography in a chosen referencing style
  • Add in-text citations while writing in Word in a chosen referencing style

Getting EndNote on your computer

EndNote is installed on all library and MLC computers. The EndNote software is available to install on work computers and personal computers for all Bond staff and students. There are two ways to obtain the EndNote software:

  • Staff can download the most recent version of EndNote on work computer from the software centre.
  • Staff and students can download EndNote on personal computers by following the instructions on the Online Service Desk.

Learning how to use EndNote

There are several ways of learning how to use EndNote from workshops, webinars and self-help resources. See the options below:

  1. The Library offers EndNote workshops to help users get up and running with EndNote each semester. View the Events Calendar to see the next scheduled workshop.
  2. Training is also available from EndNote. View the EndNote Live Training Calendar for the next Australian webinar.
  3. EndNote provides Online User Guides in PDF format for for both Windows and Mac computers if you wish to teach yourself.
  4. View a range of short videos from the EndNote Video Training page. Watch the videos below to learn how to use EndNote in just a few short minutes