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Citation Management Software

How to use citation management software. Includes EndNote, EndNote Web, RefWorks, and Mendeley.

What is EndNote Online?

EndNote Online citation management software is free to USC-affiliates. Access EndNote Online through the Web of Science database.  

  • Web-based: access it from any computer.
  • Collect references from databases such as PubMed, Web of Knowledge, and many more. 
  • Access full-text articles through the "Find it @ USC" link.   
  • Format papers and create bibliographies for your paper with the Cite-While-You-Write plug.
  • Easily switch between citation styles in your paper and bibliography.
  • Collaborate with colleagues by sharing folders of citations.

How to Access EndNote Online (Institutional)

To register for USC's institutional EndNote Online (free to USC Faculty, Staff, and Students):

  • Go to the database. Web of Science 
  • Click 'EndNote' (tab menu on the top of the page)
  • Click 'Register'  
  • Complete the User Registration
    • Note: you do not have to use your USC email address

EndNote Online vs. EndNote Software

A table comparing features of EndNote Online and EndNote Software.