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Welcome to the EndNote 21 Beginners' Guide

Congratulations on embarking on your journey to mastering the world of EndNote 21. This guide is your passport to navigating this powerful reference management software with ease and confidence.

Downloading the EndNote Software

Follow our step-by-step guide to easily download and set up EndNote on your device. UJ staff members who would like to install EndNote on their personal devices should follow the EndNote download guide for students. 

What is EndNote?

EndNote is a robust software program with an online and desktop component that:

  • Helps you to effortlessly create, store, and manage your references and citations.
  • Streamlines the process by allowing you to save your chosen references from online resources such as the library databases and Google Scholar directly into your EndNote library.
  •  Seamlessly insert the references and citations from your EndNote library into Microsoft Word / Google Docs.
  •  Automatically generates a bibliography in your preferred referencing style.

Library Help

Our committed library team is ready to assist you! Whether you're just starting with EndNote or facing advanced challenges, we provide tailored support and training to enhance your proficiency with EndNote. Contact your Librarian to get answers to your EndNote questions.