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EndNote is a reference management software package, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays, reports and articles.


EndNote is used to search online bibliographic databases, organize references and create bibliographies when writing research and scholarly papers. It also helps organize, annotate, search and open PDFs directly within EndNote.

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Intended Audience

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Using this solution


24/7/365 [*Standard outages]


Online version - Free 

Faculty & Staff Desktop version - $229.99 

Student Desktop version - $115.95


For academic learning, teaching and research.

Getting Started

Obtain the Software 

To order this product for installation on NDSU-owned and faculty, staff and student personal computers, follow the instructions below.

  • Desktop Version: Order online through
  • Online Version: Available through the NDSU Library. Go to and create an account.

Best Practices

While EndNote makes citations easier, users should reference their style manual to confirm the formatting meets expectations.

Learn More/How To's

Typically a bulleted list of links to the most important documentation related to this solution.


Use Cases

EndNote enables you to transfer and store references from electronic databases and library catalogues, insert citations to Word as you write, change styles easily and format a bibliography, view and annotate your PDFs and sync your work across platforms and devices.

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