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Referencing guide at the University of Manchester: EndNote 20 *NEW*

Introducing EndNote 20

What is EndNote?

EndNote is a popular reference management software which enables you to store, organise and retrieve your references in one place. You can easily cite them in your work and produce bibliographies in a variety of referencing styles.

Once you've imported your references into EndNote, the Cite While You Write tool gives you direct access to your references from Microsoft Word documents.

How do I get EndNote?

As part of the new University license agreement: 

EndNote Desktop software is now available to Staff and Students of the University of Manchester to download from the University’s Electronic Software Delivery System (ESD). This software is not only for installation on university owned machines but also extends to personally owned devices of staff and students for free.

You can:

  1. Download the software for your University owned machine via: Software Center [sic].
  2. Download the software for a personally owned device via Electronic Software Delivery System (ESD). (Global Protect VPN required)
     

Installing on a University managed computer

Installing on a personal computer:

On campus - (attached to UoM or eduroam wifi):
Off Campus - (NOT attached to UoM or eduroam wifi):
  • Note: It is essential that you install and are connected to the GlobalProtect VPN

You may need to Mount the software first before installing (see also *How to mount your downloaded software.)

Global Protect

To install GlobalProtect

  1. Go to the web address:
    1. Go to https://vpnconnect-standard.manchester.ac.uk (for Undergraduates and Postgraduate taught)
    2. Go to https://vpnconnect.manchester.ac.uk (for Staff and Postgraduate Researchers)
  2. In the login screen, enter your University username and password select Login and accept the Duo notification on your smartphone (or if using a code enter University username and password, code) and click Login.
  3. On the next screen, select the appropriate operating system for your computer and determine which Windows system you are using i.e. Windows 32-bit, Windows 64-bit or Mac 32/64 bit.
  4. When prompted, download and run the installer file. Accept the default settings click Continue or Next until Finish.
  5. To complete the installation process, restart your computer.

Signing in to Global Protect

1. Launch GlobalProtect.

Windows: Select the small arrow in the system tray in the bottom right-hand corner of your screen and then select the GlobalProtect globe icon.

MacOS: Select the GlobalProtect globe icon in the top menu bar on the right-hand side.

 
 
 

2. A Welcome to GlobalProtect window will open:

  • Enter the Portal address vpnconnect-standard.manchester.ac.uk (for Undergraduates and Postgraduate taught
  • Enter the Portal address vpnconnect.manchester.ac.uk (for Staff and Postgraduate Researchers)

3. Enter your University username and password click Connect and accept the Duo notification on your smartphone or if using a code enter University username and password, code and click Connect.

For further support in downloading and installing university managed software please contact: https://www.itservices.manchester.ac.uk/help/

*How to mount your downloaded software:

Mounting your EndNote ISO for Windows

In order to correctly install the EndNote software, the downloaded image (ISO file) needs to be ‘mounted’ on your windows machine, this enables your computer to access the embedded University of Manchester product key. Once mounted correctly you can install the programme automatically.

N.B. Close all existing Office programmes before installation.

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Mounting your EndNote ISO for Macintosh

In order to correctly install the EndNote software, the downloaded image (DMG file) needs to be ‘mounted’ on your macOS machine, this enables your computer to access the embedded University of Manchester product key. Once mounted correctly you can install the programme automatically.

N.B. Close all existing Office programmes before installation.


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EndNote for Windows

Why should I use EndNote?

Watch this short introduction video for an overview of the benefits of using EndNote.

Specialist Library Support - EndNote

Our specialist library support publication provide expert help, guidance and training across a range of specialist areas.

The referencing support section includes several elements to assist you with using the EndNote software.

EndNote for Macintosh

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