Tag: endnote

Comparison: EndNote and Mendeley

There are so many types of reference software out there that it is sometimes difficult to choose one, let alone make an informed decision about which software fits your needs best. In this research tip, we explore two populair options: EndNote (Clarivate) and Mendeley (Elsevier). What is reference software? You ...    Read more

EndNote: how do you add information to a set of references?

It is possible to add the same (filled out) field to multiple references at the same time. This is a handy feature when you want to add the name of database your references come from or if you want to add tags like "read," "to read," etc. Before you do ...    Read more

EndNote: how do you make a back up?

You can back up your EndNote library by making a Compressed Library. When you incorporate your EndNote library (.enl file) and your associated data folder (.data file), you create a Compressed Library. It is a smaller file than the .enl file and .data file combined and can be easily stored ...    Read more

EndNote: how do you make a group?

You can make groups in EndNote to structure your citations. There are three different groups: a Group: you can add citations manually a Smart Group: citations are added automatically a Group Set: a cluster of (Smart) groups Group If you want to make a group to which you can add ...    Read more

EndNote: how do you share your library?

You can share (parts of) your EndNote desktop library with up to 99 colleagues or peers. Back up your library First, you need to back up your library. Make an online EndNote account Make an online EndNote account by registering here Use your UGent e-mail account so EndNote recognises ...    Read more

EndNote: how to create a library

1. Open EndNote via Athena  If you've never used Athena on this device before, install the Citrix client: https://helpdesk.ugent.be/athena/en/ica.php    2. Click in EndNote on File > New 3. Save the library on your H:Drive, preferably in a separate folder You can always access your H:drive via Athena, whether ...    Read more

EndNote: how to import multiple references from Web of Science

You can import up to 500 references at the same time from Web of Science into your EndNote library. To do this, enter your search query > click "Export" > click "EndNote desktop" You will see a pop-up where you can enter the amount of references you want to import. ...    Read more

EndNote: how to personalise your reference fields

You can personalise the fields in EndNote in two different ways. Reference types You can choose which reference type is your preferred default, e.g: Journal Article. You can also choose which fields a certain reference type needs. Open EndNote via Athena Click Edit > Preferences, click on the tab "Reference ...    Read more

EndNote: what is a Traveling Library?

"Traveling Library" refers to the citations that are embedded in a Word document. You can: Send the Traveling Library to your publisher, alongside your manuscript Export the Traveling Library from a Word document of a colleague Export a Traveling Library Go to Word via Athena Open your paper either via ...    Read more