Library Newsletter VIII:Research Toolkits- EndNote X6

14 January 2013, Monday, 16:08    Others       Viewed by: 8 times

In order to meet the requirements of the research of XJTLU staff and senior students, having gone through a thorough serious assessment, the Library has purchased EndNote X6- a bibliographic management tool. Endnote X6 is the latest version of EndNote desktop.

EndNote is the official software of Thomson Scientific Company. It enables you to move seamlessly through your research process with flexible tools for searching, organizing and sharing your research, creating your bibliography and writing your paper. You’ll save hours building and maintaining reference libraries and creating bibliographies. With X6 comes EndNoteSync, you can access your research from anywhere and manage your EndNote library from multiple computers.

What can you do with EndNote?

  • Create a customized library of all your references.
  • Insert those references in Word, Writer (only compatible with Windows), Wolfram Mathematica8, or Apple Pages and EndNote will automatically create citations and a bibliography matching the requirements of your selected journal or style manual—and it has over 5,000 bibliographic styles to choose from.
  • Attach PDFs, sound files, videos, or any other kind of file to your references—up to 45 files per record.
  • Read and annotate attached PDFs.
  • Organize your library using groups to categorize references by project, subject, or anything else you choose—and the same reference can be in as many groups as you want.
  • Synchronize your EndNote library across multiple computers, share references with others, and access your references from almost anywhere with any Internet browser through EndNote Web.

Terms and Conditions of Use

  • Only faculty, students and employees affiliated with XJTLU are authorised to use the software
  • The users are NOT PERMITTED to use EndNote X6 any longer upon termination of matriculation or employment. All versions of the software MUST BE UNISTALLED then.

Request for Installation of EndNote X6

Please send your request to MITS service desk or email to The software installation request form is required to fill in.

Technical Support

  • Please check the EndNote X6 getting start guides to start on Endnote with 5 steps.
  • You can visit Libguides on XJTLU EndNote X6 for more about the software.
  • XJTLU Library provides support for the use of EndNote X6. Please contact Academic Liaison and Reference Division if you need further help.

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