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Accelerate your Research with EndNote 20

Save time, stay organized, collaborate with colleagues and get published with EndNote 20.

  • EndNote 20 for Windows and macOS available starting 15-12-2020

Buy EndNote 20. You will receive an email with your EndNote 20 activation immediately. For upgrades from previous versions: You will need your previous version serial number to activate EndNote 20.

Your purchase of the EndNote 20 Windows or Mac Desktop software also includes access to EndNote Online (with unlimited file storage, unlimited reference storage, and group sharing), EndNote for iPhone and EndNote for iPad.

Write Faster and save time

Insert in-text citations while simultaneously creating a bibliography with the Cite While You Write feature in Microsoft® Word.

Research more efficiently with tools that find PDFs for you throughout your search process and automatically write your bibliography, so that you can focus on what matters most: your ideas.

Research Better

Use tools that find PDFs for you throughout your search process. Then, easily read, review, annotate and search PDFs in your library.

  • Search hundreds of online resources for references and PDFs
  • Find full text for references in one click
  • Read, review, annotate and search PDFs
  • Create rules to automatically organize references as you work
  • Keep your data accurate with automatic reference and link updating
  • Share your library (or just a portion) with colleagues, track changes, and control who gets to make edits
  • Build your bibliography using the latest reference types
  • Trust that your bibliography is correct with up to date journal and referencing styles
  • Access your research from your desktop, the cloud, iPhone, or your iPad

Stay Organized

Create rules to automatically organize references as you work. And, use the new Tabs feature for easier multitasking.

Conduct large-scale projects with a reliable system that stores unlimited references and provides powerful tools to help you organize and manage them with ease and speed.

Collaborate Easier

Easily collaborate across geographic boundaries. Share some or all of your library and set permissions for access.

Work more smoothly with your team members– whether they’re based around the world, or just across town– with flexible solutions for sharing and commenting that help everyone stay on the same page.

Get Published

Match your paper with relevant, reputable journals using Manuscript Matcher.

Easily manage the process of getting your manuscript published using tools that match your paper with relevant, reputable journals, and can instantly reformat your paper in over 7.000 bibliographic styles.

Work From Anywhere

Access your research anytime, anywhere from the cloud. Move seamlessly between online and the desktop and iPhone and iPad applications.

EndNote 20 - Compatibility

  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 10 or later | macOS 10.10 or later
  • Cite While You Write™ compatibility:
    MS Word for Windows: 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019, Office 365 (locally installed desktop version of Office 365 only)
    MS Word for macOS: 2016, 2019, Office 365 (locally installed desktop version of Office 365 only)
  • Bibliographic formatting integration:
    Wolfram Mathematica 8, Apple® Pages

    *32 and 64 bit
    Macintosh and Windows product keys are cross-platform compatible.


Detailed EndNote compatibility list and system requirements.