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EndNote: Workshops

Information and guidance on using Desktop EndNote and EndNote online to manage bibliographic references.

We offer beginners workshops for UK-based students and staff on using Desktop EndNote and Mendeley reference management systems. Malaysia-based students and staff should contact staff in the Learning Support Centre for assistance.

Red Award logoAttending these workshops can count towards the training component for the Red Award. Please bring your sheet along to the workshop to be signed: we cannot guarantee that it will be signed retrospectively.

If you are already using one of these products, and have specific questions about their use, please contact your Academic Liaison Librarian for help.

EndNote online - teach yourself guide

EndNote online is suitable for undergraduate and masters students. It is free to use, can be accessed anywhere and has all the functionality you need. We are no longer offering EndNote online workshops but you can teach yourself using the following guides or make an appointment for 1-1 help with your Academic Liaison Librarian:

Desktop EndNote beginners workshops

Desktop EndNote is available via any PC on campus via the Apps Anywhere service and can be purchased for your own computer for around £98. It offers much more sophisticated functionality and storage capacity than EndNote online, so it is more suitable for researchers.

We are offering EndNote online workshops suitable for beginners at the following times:

  • Wednesday 16 October 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 6 November 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 27 November 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 22 January 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 12 February 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 4 March 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 29 April 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 20 May 14:00 - 15:30

To book your place please email library@reading.ac.uk - give your name and student number (if applicable) and state which workshop you want to attend.

If you are unable to make these times you can:

Already using Desktop EndNote?

If you are already using Desktop EndNote and have specific questions about using it, please make an appointment with your subject liaison librarian for 1-1 help.

Mendeley beginners workshops

Mendeley can be downloaded free and is available via Apps Anywhere on campus PCs. It is suitable for use by all levels of students and researchers, although EndNote can be a more powerful tool for systematic literature reviews and if you need to edit referencing styles to submit to specific journals.

We are offering Mendeley workshops suitable for beginners at the following times:

  • Wednesday 23 October 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 13 November 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 4 December 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 29 January 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 19 February 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 11 March 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 6 May 14:00 - 15:30
  • Wednesday 27 May 14:00 - 15:30

To book your place please email library@reading.ac.uk - give your name and student number (if applicable) and state which workshop you want to attend.

If you are unable to make these times you can:

Already using Mendeley?

If you are already using Mendeley and have specific questions about using it, please make an appointment with your subject liaison librarian for 1-1 help.