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EndNote: Getting started

Use Endnote to manage your references and format your bibliography


NEW help sheet for installing new or modified styles in EndNote X7
Installing new EndNote styles





EndNote: Office 2016 Compatibility News: 

Please refer to the EndNote website for information about  compatibility issues




 ****EndNote for iPads app now available
This is not part of the UTAS subscription so it must be bought by individuals

More information:

iTunes store www site for EndNote iPad app

Youtube modules on using EndNote iPad app

If you use a PC or MAC desktop version and wish to integrate with the iPad version, you need an EndNote Web account for the EndNote Sync technology to work even if you do not normally use EndNote Web. See tab on this guide EndNoteWeb.

Welcome to the UTAS Library EndNote Guide

What is EndNote?

EndNote is software used to manage your references and format your bibliography. 

Using EndNote you can:

  • create a database (library) of references
  • search and download references from electronic databases and library catalogues
  • generate citations and bibliographies in specific styles
  • attach and edit pdfs
  • import references from pdfs or a folder of pdfs

Introductory Guide

What's New in EndNote X7

(key features, taken from Chapter 1 of  EndNote X7 online manual)

  • Maintain and synchronise the references in your desktop library with the references in your web library even across multiple computers
  • Set your preferences in EndNote to rename PDFs for easier identification while importing
  • Add citations and reference lists to your Microsoft PowerPoint slides
  • Add subheadings to your bibliography in Microsoft Word using your own categories or predefined by reference type in an output style--great for distinguishing primary and secondary sources
  • New reference types such as Interview, Podcast
  • Easier reordering column headings and changing columns to display
  • Continuous automatic backup and synhronised with online versions of EndNote
  • Ratings and read/unread field display
  • Copy the record number to another field in a reference using the Copy feature from the Change \Move\ Copy Fields command.
  • Review program updates automatically

EndNote X7: Online help- teach yourself