EndNote is used to search online bibliographic databases, organize their references, images and PDFs in any language, and create bibliographies and figure lists instantly. EndNote for Windows and Macintosh is a valuable all-in-one tool that integrates the following tasks into one program:
  • Search bibliographic databases on the Internet
  • Organize references, images, PDFs and other files
  • Construct your paper with built-in manuscript templates
  • Watch the bibliography and figure list appear as you write

NEW!!  EndNote - Student Self Service Installation or Renewal*

EndNote Installation: 

If you need to install from off-campus, make sure you have VPN installed and running before accessing the software server. 
Please see this VPN information for instructions on setup.

*You must be a currently enrolled student, to have immediate access to the EndNote software server. Should you experience any difficulty with the installation process or are unable to open the EndNote folder, please contact the IS Service Desk at 541-737-8787.

MacOS Installation: 

MacOS Install Instructions

Windows Installation:

Windows Install Instructions

Technical Support Information:
  • For more information on EndNote Web (which is stand-alone option that can be used with EndNote), click here or contact the Library for more information on how to set up an EndNote Web account.
  • The Valley Library holds free EndNote classes for grad students and faculty a few times per term. If you are interested in what is being offered, please go to their Library Workshop web page, where you can see what is being offered and sign up for the classes.

Installation Support:


License Restrictions: 

The licenses are available only by subscription which will need to be purchased annually.

Graduate and Undergraduate Students - No Charge for students utilizing the software for classwork (paid by TCF funds).

Faculty, Staff, GRA's, GTA's, and student workers using it for job related functions - $105.00 annually via index/grant number.

PLEASE NOTE: Once you leave OSU, you must remove ALL SITE-LICENSED SOFTWARE from your personal computers.  Any valid licenses on work computers may be transferred to another employee.


Faculty, Staff, GRA's, GTA's and student workers: Using EndNote for work purposes?  Please DO fill out the form including an index number for the annual charge.
Students:  Please DO NOT fill out the form unless you are requesting an installation for work purposes on an OSU-owned device.
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