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EndNote: Getting started

Using EndNote to manage your bibliographic information.

Hints and tips

An EndNote library is saved when you create it - make sure you choose the location where you want to save it to or the default will apply.

To change the layout of your EN library use the dropdown options in Layout at the bottom RHS of your library - the default display for the Reference Panel is - Right but you may want to change it to Bottom - Split.

Starting an EndNote library

Once you have installed EndNote it will be in your startup menu and can be opened from there - click on EndNote icon

The box below will only appear the first time you start EN on a computer - you can select to Create a library or Open an existing one


Name your library and choose the location/drive to save it to - the default options can be changed. My EndNote Library.enl is the default file name.