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Endnote


The University of Cape Town subscribes to EndNote, which is a reference management tool used to store and organize references. UCT staff and students can access EndNote on campus and off-campus (by logging in via EZProxy)

Use Endnote to

  • Update and maintain references across EndNote with improved sync capabilities. Sync your desktop, online and iPad accounts, and even across multiple computers.
  • Set preferences to create clear, organized, and easily searchable names for your PDF documents as you import them.
  • Add subheadings to your bibliographies using your own or predefined categories to distinguish primary and secondary sources.
  • Organise your research materials better by using new reference types such as Interview, Podcast, Conference Paper, and Press Release

Where to get Endnote:

Download it from the UCT ICTS website:

http://www.icts.uct.ac.za/endnote-info

How to use Endnote

(the following are video clips to assist you with EndNote):

  1. Getting started (Windows)

http://endnote.com/training/guide/windows

  1. Getting Started (Mac)

http://endnote.com/training/guide/mac

  1. Add references through an online search and direct export

http://endnote.com/training/guide/windows#tab-3

  1. Create Groups to organise research

http://endnote.com/training/guide/windows#tab-4

  1. Cite While You Write

http://endnote.com/training/guide/windows#tab-5

  1. Share your research with colleagues

http://endnote.com/training/guide/windows#tab-6

  1. Access your research anywhere

http://endnote.com/training/guide/windows#tab-7

Help at UCT

Reference Librarians

http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/lib/subject-librarians