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  • Recommended for postgraduate students and academic staff
  • May require training to use effectively, refer to the EndNote guide for more information.
  • For longer research level outputs e.g. thesis writing
  • Site licenced

Downloading EndNote


Before downloading EndNote:

  1. Check the compatibility and system requirements for your operating system and word processing software.
  2. Read the installation guide for your version:
  3. Download EndNote X8:

Staff members

For staff members using Windows, EndNote is available for installation via the Application Catalog (found on the Desktop)

For Mac users, log a ticket with IMTS requesting an EndNote installation.​

Upgrading EndNote

Upgrading EndNote requires administrator privileges. Staff members should log a ticket with IMTS requesting an EndNote upgrade.


  • Recommended for Undergraduate students
  • Easy to pick up and use, but offers some advanced features, refer to Zotero's documentation 
  • Perfect for assignments and assessment tasks
  • Free

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  • Perfect for assignments and assessment tasks
  • Free

Getting started with Mendeley

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