EndNote Tutorials & Info
In addition to the links below, much helpful information is available from the Help menu within EndNote itself.
EndNote Software Updates
To make sure you have the latest EndNote updates installed, in EndNote click on Help and then EndNote Program Updates
EndNote for iPad app! Learn more about this new app on this page of our Mobile Technology guide. The app is on sale now (until July 31, 2013) for just 99 cents (regularly $9.99)!
Important Note about Syncing EndNote X6 with EndNote Web: Before using the new EndNote Web sync feature of EndNote X6, it is STRONGLY recommended that you create a back-up copy of your EndNote library. To do this, go to File > Compressed Library in EndNote.
LHL now offering online EndNote training! To find out more about all of our training opportunities (both in-person & online), visit our Express Training guide.
EndNote X6 now available! UAB students and employees (does not include UAB Health System) with a current BlazerID & password can go to the UAB IT Software Library to download a free copy. (Follow the download instructions provided below to ensure you are not asked for a product key.)
EndNote is a bibliographic management software that can make your life much easier when you need to collect and manage citations for your research or coursework.
EndNote software will allow you to:
- import citations from popular research databases and search engines
- store citations in groups
- use the EndNote toolbar to insert in-text citations and references into a bibliography in Word documents in the bibliographic style of your choice
- save PDF copies of articles in a citation record in EndNote
- find full-text articles in PDF format that you have access to through the library or the open web automatically
- sync citations between EndNote Web and EndNote
- search and annotate PDFs
About EndNote X6
Endnote X6 is the latest version of EndNote licensed by UAB. Watch the video below to see the new features included in this version of EndNote.
Note: Before using the new EndNote Web sync feature of EndNote X6, it is STRONGLY recommended that you create a back-up copy of your EndNote library. To do this, go to File > Compressed Library in EndNote.
NIH-funded researchers, see this post on our UAB Researchers blog that shows how to use the "Find Reference Updates" feature to add PMCIDs (or NIHMSIDs) to existing records in your EndNote library.
What's the Difference between EndNote & EndNote Web?
If you are uncertain if you should use EndNote software or EndNote Web, have a look at the comparison of the two products below. Also, see our FAQ that addresses this question. If you still have questions about the differences, please Ask a Librarian.
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