What is EndNote?EndNote is a program that helps you with your referencing. Easily insert in-text citations and reference lists into your assignment in your chosen style* and let EndNote worry about the formatting!
You may like to watch this Introduction to EndNote
Download EndNoteYou will need to accept the conditions of the License Agreement and then select the appropriate version of EndNote for your operating system. See Conditions of use
If you are upgrading from a previous version of EndNote, your records will be saved and loaded into the new version, but it's a good idea to back up your libraries and edited styles. It's best to uninstall the old Endnote before installing the new version, as it can interfere with linking to Word. Instructions.
If you are UPDATING the EndNote version on your Mac, make sure you download the Avondale College version, otherwise you’ll only get temporary access. Here’s how: When you check for updates, follow the prompts until you get to ‘update existing copy.’ At this point, check that it’s the Avondale College version before pressing ‘yes’.
EndNote app for iPad
An app for using EndNote on your iPad is now available via theiTunes store at a cost of $4.99.
Tutorials for using Endnote on an iPad
How to use EndNote
Help From Library StaffIf you have a question about how to use Endnote check with the staff at the Library Loans Desk, phone (02) 4980 2257, or email a reference librarian.
Avondale's reference librarians can teach you how to use EndNote, in group or individual settings, face-to-face or via an online meeting. Training workshops are run each semester by Library staff on the Lake Macquarie Campus. Other training sessions can be organised on request. Link to the Workshop and training schedule
EndNote trainingIn addition to help from the library staff, there is also a range of training options below, including printable notes, online guides, and video tutorials. Keep scrolling for help using EndNote on a Mac, and using EndNote with Pages.
- Training videos
- Moodle-based training course: Referencing using EndNote - for students and staff. (When you reach the login screen select 'Login as Guest')
- User manual including installation instructions, for both PCs and Mac computers. (View online slides, or download pdf)
- How to Use Endnote X8, with screen shots, for using EndNote X8 in an Avondale environment
- How to Use Endnote X7 for using EndNote X7 in an Avondale environment
Using EndNote on a MacDownload a Quick Reference Guide to using EndNote X8 on a Mac
Download Notes for basic use of EndNote on a Mac in an Avondale environment
Download a detailed User Manual for using EndNote on a Mac
Using EndNote with PagesCite While You Write in Pages:
A pdf Guide
An Online Guide