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EndNote: EndNote Online

Information on getting started with EndNote at Caltech


Everyone at Caltech is eligible for an account on EndNote Online. You can either access it via Web of Knowledge, or directly at Mobile access is also available.

EndNote Online & Cite While You Write

If you want to use EndNote Online with Cite While You Write, but don't want to install the EndNote program, you can download the EndNote Online Plug-in by logging into EndNote Online , hovering over "Options" and then clicking "Download Installers".

Note: If you use EndNote Online without the desktop your storage space for file attachments will be limited 2 GB.

Firefox Extension

If you use EndNote Online with Firefox, you can download a Firefox Extension that will let you save online references directly into your library by logging into EndNote Online, hovering over "Options" and then clicking "Download Installers"

EndNote vs. EndNote Web

EndNote is an application that runs on your computer. EndNote Online is web-based. They do many of the same things (save citations, create bibliographies automatically in Microsoft Word, etc) but have some differences. Check out the comparison of features on page 8 of the EndNote Online Quick Reference Guide for information on the differences. 


Access EndNote Online on the go with their Mobile version.