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EndNote Basic: Getting Started

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Handout -- Contains everything from this guide -- How to use EndNote Basic, especially with Auburn University databases (8 pgs).

Getting Started

Getting Started

1.  Create a free EndNote Basic account at

The password must contain a letter, a number, and a symbol.

2.  Log on to EndNote Basic and from download the …

“Cite While You Write” plug-in for Word (under the Options tab)
IE plug-in and/or Firefox Extension (under the Options tab)

3.  Learn how to use EndNote Basic

• Getting Started Guide in EndNote Basic -- Click on the link in the upper right called “Show Getting Started Guide”. This guide is an excellent way to learn EndNote Basic.

•  Handout -- Contains everything on this web page, especially how to use EndNote Basic with Auburn University online databases (8 pgs)