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EndNote x8: Intro

A guide to using EndNote, your new favorite citation manager!

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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.

Not sure if EndNote is for you? Watch this introductory video to find out how EndNote can be used in your research!

View our webinar for a basic overview of EndNote, including a tour of EndNote and demonstrations on downloading citations from the databases and using the Microsoft Word plug-in. Plus, learn how to get EndNote assistance!

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

  • Downloading citations from our databases
  • Creating bibliographies in over 5,000 styles
  • Generating in-text citations within your Word document
  • Attaching full text articles to your citations
  • Annotating attached PDFs
  • Syncing references to access from any computer
  • Sharing references with other users

Guide Author

This guide was originally created by Michael Janakis, MLIS Spring 2017 and is currently maintained by Kelsey O'Rourke, MLIS.