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EndNote: EndNote Basic and the iPad App

Using EndNote to manage your bibliographic information.

Hints and tips

EndNote Basic is a free online program for managing references. You do not need to have EndNote installed on your desktop to register to use this program.

However it has limited features including:

  • only store up to 50,000 references
  • only have access to 21 of the most popular styles
  • 2GB of file storage
  • cannot use the find full text option to search for pdfs but you can attach files


EndNote App for the iPad

You can purchase the EN app to use on your iPad through the iTunes app store

EN iPad will sync with your EN Online library and the desktop EN library

N.B. Cite While You Write in Word is not available with the iPad app

EndNote Basic

EndNote Basic is a free EN online based program - you do not need to have the EN program installed on your computer to use this.

 This video is a good introduction to using EN Online including how to download the installers for Firefox and Internet Explorer for direct export from databases, sharing groups, using CWYW, and attaching files.

EndNote on the iPad

Information on the EndNote App for iPad is available on the EndNote for iPad website