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Referencing: EndNote


Endnote Online is a tool which allows you to collect, organise and format references when carrying out course assignments or research.  It is not a referencying style, it is software which allows you to work with a range of referencing styles.

The library has three guides to using Endnote

Endnote Online Quick Start Guide

Endnote Online Import/Export Quick Start Guide

Endnote Online Cite While You Write Quick Start Guide.

IT Sligo Staff and Students should access Endnote Online through the Web of Science link.  This ensures that they have access to Endnote Online resources set up by IT Sligo:

Endnote Online via Web of Science

(You may need to enter your IT Sligo Login and password)

(Note:  The IT Sligo login is your student email [studentnumber] and your IT Sligo password.  If at any point your student email is not successful as a login, try your student number on its own.  For login difficulties email:

In Web of Science choose the Endnote link along the top of the screen.  You will need to Register for Endnote Online.  Your login will be your IT Sligo email address but you will set up a separate password for Endnote Online.   (For login difficulties email:

Direct access to Endnote Online is available at the link below.  Note:  Prior to using Endnote Online you need to register by logging into Web of Science. See Endnote Online Quick Start Guide above.  Consider always using the Web of Science route to ensure you have the correct login.

The Library has created Working Examples of references entered in Endnote Online for different types of material.

Working Examples for Endnote Online