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Referencing and Citation Management Software

Please note that this guide is currently under contruction

Introduction to EndNote

EndNote is reference management software with features to:

Keep all your references and reference-related materials in a searchable personal library.

Synchronize your references between up to three of your personal computers, an online library, and your iPad or iPhone through EndNote


Set up a library sharing team and effortlessly collaborate with up to 100 co-authors and colleagues through EndNote Sync and Library Sharing.

Cite your references in word processing documents to create formatted citations and bibliographies or independent reference lists.

Online Search feature provides the opportunity to search for references within the EndNote program and add directly to your EndNote Library. 

Note: EndNote libraries are made up of two parts: the .enl file and the Data folder, These two parts must be kept together.

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Through a paid subscription, EndNote is freely available for all UWC staff  and registered students.

This means there is no payment or purchase required to use EndNote.

There is no need for a license product key.

To download and install EndNote, follow the steps on this guide Download and install EndNote (sign in with your @myuwc or @uwc email)


PDF- EndNote Download and Installation Guide

Option 1: To gain access to the licensed account, register with your UWC credentials here Register


Option 2: Open the EndNote desktop application.

Click on and Sign Up and create a new EndNote account.

To create an account, use your UWC email address or

 Sign into an existing account by inputting your login credentials.


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