EndNote is bibliographic software used to automatically format references (citations) downloaded from databases, library catalogues, or created manually.

About EndNote

The software will allow you to:

  • Export citations from databases, Library Search and Google Scholar into EndNote
  • Attach PDFs of articles to a record in EndNote-store (manually or using find full-text feature)
  • Arrange citations in groups
  • Use the EndNote toolbar in Word to insert in-text citations and create a list of references automatically
  • Create and sync citations between EndNote desktop and EndNote Web
  • Share EndNote libraries with other

You will find more information on the EndNote Website.

Installing EndNote

EndNote is installed on the majority of University computers, however the University of Waikato also has a site licence that allows students to download and install EndNote on personal computers.

Download EndNote

For technical or installation assistance, contact the ITS Service Desk on (07) 838 4008 or [email protected]. For EndNote training and ongoing support, contact your Academic Liaison Librarian.

Upgrading EndNote

IMPORTANT: Backup any styles, import filters and connection files that you don't want overwritten.

It is recommended that you uninstall earlier versions of EndNote before upgrading to the latest version. UoW Referencing Styles may be downloaded here.

For more information about EndNote compatibility, please visit EndNote Support.

Waikato EndNote Styles

Output styles are the referencing styles used to control the formatting of references in a bibliography. UoW styles are NOT automatically loaded in the EndNote programme. Library staff have created or adapted styles for APA 7th, APA 6th, MHRA, Harvard Science, Harvard Geography, Law, Anthropology and Politics.

Download Styles

A complete list of styles is available on the EndNote Output Styles page

EndNote Tips and Troubleshooting

If you are having trouble with EndNote please refer to the EndNote: Tips and Troubleshooting guide for help. Alternatively, the Academic Liaison Librarians run regular EndNote workshops which you are free to attend. If you wish to request a workshop session, contact your Academic Liaison Librarian.

Clarivate Analytics provide a range of online workshops and hints for managing your EndNote library. See EndNote: for Users

If you are having problems with downloading or installing EndNote onto your machine, or require an upgrade on a University machine, please contact the ITS Service Desk on (07) 838 4008 or [email protected].