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EndNote: EndNote Basic (Free!)

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EndNote Basic

EndNote Basic

EndNote Basic is the free web version of EndNote.  It lacks the sophisticated features of the desktop version of EndNote, but it is easy to use and available on any computer with internet access.  EndNote Basic is most useful for:

  • Collecting and organizing references

    • Import references from databases and library catalogs, or capture bibliographic information from websites

    • Create groups for reference organization

  • Working collaboratively

    •  Share groups with other EndNote Basic users

    • Choose level of access that colleagues have to your shared groups

  • Inserting citations into documents and creating bibliographies

    • Insert citations into Word documents

    • Bibliography automatically created when you insert citations

    • Create independent bibliography for grant reports, CVs, etc.

    • Limited number of bibliographic styles available

  • Working on any computer

    • EndNote Basic is a web-based program, which means you can access your account from any computer with internet access