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Reference Management Tools

A Comprehensive Guide for EndNote, Mendeley and Zotero

The content of this Library Guide is tailor-made for users of EndNote 20. For users of EndNote X9, please refer to our online guide for EndNote X9.

What is EndNote?

EndNote is a widely used reference management tool to help you collect, organize, and share your references. The user interface is highly customizable. EndNote also allows you to insert in-text citations and format bibliographies in your research paper effortlessly, thus improving your efficiency in writing academic papers or reports.

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
  • Find full-text articles for references in your EndNote library
  • PDF management and annotation
  • Collaborate with other researchers
  • Work on your references anytime, anywhere

EndNote Desktop (Windows):   

 

EndNote Web: 

www.myendnoteweb.com

Getting Started

What's New in EndNote 20


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