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Reference Management Tools: EndNote (Web)

A Comprehensive Guide for EndNote, Mendeley and Zotero

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EndNote (Web Version)

Web version EndNote allows you interacts smoothly with the desktop and iPad version EndNote.  You can synchronize your references and attachments saved in different devices anytime, anywhere.

Although you can solely rely on the web version EndNote to import & manage references, as well as to insert in-text citations & bibliographies in MS Word, the functions available is relatively limited when compared to the desktop version.  

We recommend you to use web version EndNote accompany with its desktop version, so as to take advantages of a web-based reference library and robust functions on your local device.

Major Functions:

  • Maintain large number of references for your dissertations or research projects
  • Organize and manage references
  • Create and format in-text citations and bibliographies in various citation styles instantly
  • Import citations from databases, library catalogues, websites and more
  • Search databases like Web of Science, PubMed and others within EndNote
  • Collaborate with other researchers
  • Work on your references anytime, anywhere
Web Version:

Getting Started with EndNote (Web Version)

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To Learn More...

Web version EndNote has a very different interface when compared to the desktop version.  Please refer to the following sections for more information.

Add References
Insert in-text Citations
Manage References
Other Functions