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Why use EndNote

Using EndNote is one way to manage your references. The software will keep track of your references in a library you create.

When you are searching Library databases you will be able to export your results to EndNote.

PDF copies of articles (if they have associated metadata), can be imported into EndNote which will complete the reference details automatically.

You can harvest PDFs to go with the references in your library using the Find Full Text function.  You need to change your preference settings for this to work.

When you have references in your library you will be able to insert the references into your Word documents (Cite While You Write) to create in-text references and a reference list that will automatically be formated in the reference style of your choice.

How can I get EndNote

The WA Health libraries have a whole of WA Health licence for EndNote. Just click on the EndNote@Home tab above for instructions and the installation files for your home PC or MAC

The EndNote version available for home installation is X8.

To have EndNote installed on a work computer SMHS sites (except for FSH) should log a job with HIN [Intranet link only] or with the Help Desk on 1300 1700 89.

FSH staff should log a job on x22222 or email the Help Desk

My EndNote Web account and Web of Science

The password used for myendnoteweb.com and Web of Science/WoS has to be exactly the same (since WoS is now maintained by Clarivate Analytics). If they are not in sync you will get this message:
“Invalid email/password. Please try again”

This is particularly important in syncing content between desktop EndNote libraries and content in your myendnoteweb.com account.

If you have different passwords - unsync in EndNote (via Edit>Preferences>Sync),  update password (use the WoS password), then sync plus use the WoS password to Sign in  into the myendnoteweb.com

Clarivate Analytics support email: 
ts.support.anz@Clarivate.com

Browsers and other EndNote issues when using a Mac

Why does Find Full Text not retrieve pdfs even when the Library has a subscription?

Elsevier ScienceDirect and some other publishers have linking structures that will not work with EndNote. The pdf can be downloaded to the desktop and attached to the citation from there.

IE browser within the WA Health network

The following small change to the IE browser setting will assist EndNote to search out to PubMed and also improves retrieval of pdfs using the Find Full Text function

Go to:

Tools
Internet Options
Advanced
     Scroll down to Security and untick the following two boxes:
       Check for publisher's certificate and revocation   
       Check for server certificate revocation
Hit apply
Close down and restart the browser.