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EndNote: Intro

Instruction

Register for upcoming sessions by clicking on the link:

EndNote Basics: Covers installation, adding references, creating citations in Word, syncing, and common errors.

Mon., Sept. 19, 4:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 17, 4:30 PM

EndNote Hands-On: PC: Covers adding references, creating citations in Word, syncing, smart groups, and common errors. Please have EndNote installed on your PC. You will have the opportunity to use your device in this session.

Thurs., Oct. 20, 4:30 PM

EndNote Hands-On: Mac: Covers adding references, creating citations in Word, syncing, smart groups, and common errors. Please have EndNote installed on your Mac. You will have the opportunity to use your device in this session.

Mon., Sept. 26, 4:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 24, 4:30 PM

 

Citation Management

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EndNote Guide

Welcome to Gumberg Library's EndNote Guide.  EndNote's citation management software is a useful tool for organizing references and creating bibliographies. It is available for free to all Duquesne University users through a campus site license.

Guide Tour

The Intro page provides an introduction to EndNote with

  • Guide tour
  • Description of EndNote
  • Sign-up for instruction session
  • Where to get help

Use Install & Set-Up to learn how to download, install, and configure EndNote. Included are step-by-step instructions and downloadable instruction sheets with screenshots.

The Basics tab hosts embedded videos for a variety of basic EndNote tasks, including

  • Adding references
  • Attaching PDFs to references
  • Using "Cite While You Write" in Microsoft Word to create formatted bibliographies

Advanced includes information such as

  • Formatting bibliographies
  • Creating smart groups
  • Using EndNote Online (myendnoteweb)
  • Training for the EndNote iPad app

EndNote has a number of known minor issues. The issues and known solutions are described on the Known Issues tab.

Gumberg Library provides a variety of ways to help you use EndNote. The Help tab has

  • EndNote FAQs
  • Registration for EndNote instruction sessions
  • Ways to contact us for help
  • PowerPoints from Gumberg Library instruction sessions (EndNote PowerPoints sub-tab)
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Features

EndNote has many features that will assist you during the research project, including:

  • Create a customizable library
  • Creates bibliographies in over 5,000 styles
  • Manually enter references (that are not available electronically)
  • Cite While You Write™ generates in-text citations within your Word document
  • Attach up to 45 files per record, including PDFs, videos, sound files.
  • Read and annotate your attached PDFs
  • Sync your references with FREE online account
  • Share references (with other EndNote users)