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EndNote 21:  Getting started

Manage your references and create in-text citations and reference list

Getting started

What is EndNote?

EndNote is a tool for managing references and bibliographies. Use EndNote to:

  • Create a personal library to collect, store and manage references and full text documents
  • Search and retrieve references from databases
  • Insert in-text citations and create reference lists in your chosen referencing style
  • Share references or entire library with others

Download EndNote

Download EndNote from the University's software download site to ensure your EndNote is within the UON subscription.   

  • Compatibility and system requirements - check the EndNote website
  • EndNote updates - within EndNote via Help > Check for Updates

Please Note:

  • Before upgrading, back up your EndNote libraries and the .DATA folder, and uninstall earlier versions of EndNote‚Äč.
  • To avoid compatibility issues, do not upgrade your EndNote or computer OS without checking system requirements first.


User Guides

Quick PDF guides by UON library and Clarivate

Video Tutorials

Short videos by Clarivate and video recordings by the UON Library