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This guide allows you to learn more on EndNote, a reference management software program.

Specialist Librarian

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Arina Soare
Contact:
Polytechnique Montréal
Bibliothèque
Pavillons Lassonde, 7e étage
Bureau M-7515
514-340-4711 poste 5970

Introduction

EndNote is a reference management software program that lets you create personal reference libraries. References can be imported from bibliographic databases, library catalogues, PDF files or can be entered manually. Using EndNote, you can automatically generate a bibliography consisting of some or all of your references in a variety of output styles.

Advantages of EndNote

  • Create a personal reference library;
  • Produce reference lists for articles, reports, CVs, etc. according to over 6,000 bibliographic styles using Word;
  • Generate bibliographies in theses and dissertations using Word;
  • Import references from major bibliographic databases;
  • Import references for a BibTex file;
  • Link references to full-text documents or to document retrieval services;
  • Mac and PC compatible;
  • Share data with colleagues;
  • Create your EndNote Web library in MyEndNoteWeb.com.

What's new in EndNote X9

  • Share your library with either read-only or read-write access;
  • From your EndNote desktop library, view the list of groups shared with other users in your EndNote online account;
  • Get a list of best-fit journals for submitting your paper with the Manuscript Matcher feature;
  • Through the Web of Science Library subscription, you can determine the impact and relevance of a group of references by producing a citation report;
  • Access Web of Science source or related records from your EndNote library;
  • New references types: Social Media, Discussion Forum, Multimedia Application, and Television Episode;
  • Some reference types were updated.

What's new in EndNote X8

  • Share your library with up to 100 EndNote (X7.2 or later) Desktop users;
  • Cite While You Write for Microsoft Word 2016;
  • Activity Feed shows what the members of your team do in the shared library and when new users join;
  • Improved Find Reference Updates.

Training

Workshops

The Library offers free EndNote workshops for the Polytechnique community.

Register for a workshop through the Activity Calendar.

Contact Persons

Arina Soare
arina.soare@polymtl.ca
Ext. 5970, Room M-7515

Élise Anne Basque
eabasque@polymtl.ca
Ext. 2008, Room M-7511