EndNote For Desktop

Store and manage your references and create bibliographies in Word.
Recommended for researcher. You can download EndNote to your Mac or PC laptop or desktop computer and use it to manage bibliographies for your research paper or thesis. Training or tutorials are available from Swinburne library.


Open Athens login required. Please contact librarian for product key. (Download will start automatically once Open Athens login is successful). 


User guides

    Swinburne guide to EndNote 20 for desktop [Windows and Mac]
    This PDF manual will guide you  throughout the basic for using EndNote.

    Guide to EndNote 20 advanced features
    Find out how EndNote can become your very own research assistant.

    Swinburne guide to Endnote X9 for Word 2016 [2MB] 
    Download the PDF manual.

    Swinburne guide to Endnote X9  for Mac [2MB]
    Download the PDF manual.

    Endnote can be your Research Assistant [176KB]
    Download the PDF guide to Endnote advanced features.

Swinburne Harvard output style

Install the Swinburne Harvard output style (ENS file)
Please follow the instructions below

Endnote 20

  • Windows 10: Create a subfolder in your Documents> Endnote> Styles and save file to the new folder.
  • Mac: Save file to your Applications/Endnote20/Styles Folder.

Endnote x9

  • Windows 7 32 Bit – save the file to c:Program FilesEndNote X9Styles directory.
  • Windows 7 64 Bit; Windows 8 and Windows 10 – save the file to c:Program Files (x86)EndNote X9Styles directory.
  • Mac – save the file to the Applications/EndNote X9/Styles folder.
  • If download doesn’t start, right click and ‘open in new tab’ or ‘Save link as…’ .


We now offer an online training option. Further online support is available via Microsoft Teams. Contact the team via library@swinburne.edu.my to book an appointment.

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