EndNote

EndNote is a software that helps you collect and store references, cite systematically in Word and create instant bibliographies.

​​​​​Where can I get EndNote?

EndNote can be installed from https://www.alfasoft.com/no/nord 

The software can b​e installed by all students and employees of Nord university. Register with your valid e-mail address from Nord University to receive licenses and download links.  ​

NB!: Employees at Nord University have EndNote installed on their work computer. 

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Help using EndNote

To request an EndNote course​​, please send an email to ub@nord.no. Remember to specify your preferred location (campus).

Introductory EndNote courses are held on a regular basis in Bodø, check the course calendar.

Guide to EndNote X8

Online tutorials from EndNote

Is your word processor compatible with endnote?

Is your word processor compatible with EndNote?​ ​ ​
Word processor ​PC Mac        ​
Microsoft Word​Yes
Yes, if you have installed the latest version of the program, EndNote X8, on your computer.
​iWork Pages​-Yes, if you have installed the latest version of the program, EndNote X8, on your computer.
OpenOffice.org Writer

​Yes, but you don't have access to as many functions as in Word and Pages.

OpenOffice ships with an EndNote plugin. However, if you installed EndNote after OpenOffice or if you upgraded an existing EndNote version, the plugin won't show up in OpenOffice. To solve this problem, you have two options:

  1. Close OpenOffice and EndNote. Open "Programs and Features" in Windows and go to "Add and Remove Programs". Click on EndNote and then activate "Repair" from the menu. After that, restart OpenOffice.
  2. Uninstall both OpenOffice and EndNote and reinstall them by first installing EndNote and afterwards OpenOffice.

​Yes, but you only have access to very limited functions.

LibreOffice Writer

​​Yes, but you must download a plugin for EndNote to work in LibreOffice:

  1. Download this file og save it to a location on your PC where you can easily retrieve it.
  2. Open LibreOffice.
  3. In LibreOffice open Extras > Extension Manager
  4. Click "Add" and navigate to the location you have saved the plugin to.
  5. Click "Open".
  6. Close the Extension Manager, close LibreOffice and restart the programme.
  7. After the restart the plugin will be shown in the upper menu of LibreOffice as "EndNote X7
  8. Now EndNote works in LibreOffice, but you don't have access to as many functions as in Word and Pages.

Yes, but you only have access to very limited functions.

Microsoft Word Starter​NoNo