EndNote 20

EndNote 20

EndNote 20 Windows and Mac have been released!

Purchase EndNote 20 today. For upgrades from previous versions: You will need your previous version serial number to activate EndNote 20.

Your purchase of the EndNote 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.


Begin with EndNote 20

Power your organization's research with a robust system you can count on. The same power and flexibility researchers trust, modernized for ease of use. With the new version of EndNote, your organization benefits from:

New design

Prepare manuscripts and manage bibliographies with an intuitive user interface.

Improved reading & editing

Read and annotate more easily with full-size PDFs, and quickly copy formatted references.

Cite While You Write

Insert in-text citations while creating a bibliography in Microsoft® Word.

7.000+ reference styles

Build a bibliography in over 7.000 styles, or customize a new style.


Accelerate your research with EndNote 20

Rely upon the world’s essential reference management tool

Save time

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.

Stay organized

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 easily

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

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.


Power your research with a robust system you can count on

Manage a truly unlimited number of references and PDFs

  • 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


Save time

Begin with EndNote 20

  • Have hundreds of references to organize and format? Change the way you work/research and....
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  • Tired of wasting time fixing mistakes while manually developing your reference list? Spend time where it matters and....
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  • Taking forever to manually collect and sort your citations? Run multiple automated workflows and...
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  • A reference manager that’s intuitive AND powerful enough to store 1000s of references? Yes, please…
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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.