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EndNote: Compare Versions

Download and Install EndNote Desktop

EndNote Basic vs EndNote Desktop

  • EndNote Basic is the web-based version. It requires an internet connection, and the installation of the free Microsoft Word Cite While You Write (CWYW) plugin.
  • EndNote Desktop allows you to work offline. It requires an EndNote Basic account (for the sync feature), and the installation of the EndNote Desktop software on your computer.
  • For a more detailed comparison, see the official EndNote comparison guide (scroll down the page for the comparison chart)
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