EndNote Basic is a web-based bibliographic management tool for collecting, organizing, sharing and formatting citations.
All University of Iowa students, faculty and staff are eligible for a free EndNote Basic account.
If you have any questions or need assistance with EndNote Basic, please Ask a Librarian or use the links below.
Word 2016 for Mac (August 28, 2015) There is a known compatibillity issue for those who are using Word 2016 for Mac. EN is working on an update to allow it to work, and it is supposed to be ready sometime in Sept/Oct. of 2015. A document from EN is attached that details their advice.
|EndNote Desktop||EndNote Basic|
|Pricing||Free for faculty, staff, and graduate students - $113.95 for undergraduate students||Free|
|Attachment Storage||Unlimited||2 GB|
|Bibliographic Formatting Styles||All styles (5,000+)||All styles (5,000+)|
|Send references directly from online databases||500+||500+|
|Search online resources from within EndNote||6,000+||1,800+|
|Formatting in Microsoft Word||Yes||Yes|
|One-click 'Find Full Text'||Yes||No|
|Automatic reference updating||Yes||No|
|Advanced reference organization||Yes||No|