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EndNote referencing software

How to use EndNote 21, 20 and X9 Desktop for Windows and Mac, EndNote Online (Web) and EndNote for iPad and iPhone, thesis and publications writing, advanced tools, output (referencing) styles, syncing, sharing and collaboration, common issues and trouble

How to download

EndNote is available for current University of Queensland students and staff for free to install on their personal device.

Button to download EndNote

Check compatibility and system requirementsDo not download directly from the EndNote site.

You may need to unzip the downloaded file to run the installation process.

Contact the AskUs team for assistance with EndNote installation issues. 

University computers

Library computers

EndNote is available on Library computers.

University of Queensland provided computers

Visit Self-installing software on UQ computers to install EndNote on a UQ computer.

Also check with your School, Centre or Institute IT staff for assistance.

Important If you are asked for a password when trying to install on a UQ provided device, contact your School or Faculty IT person.

Accessing EndNote

Check for updates

EndNote is regularly updated. These can provide new features or repair bugs.


  • Click on Help then choose Check for updates 


  • Click on the EndNote [version number] menu then Check for updates