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Inserting citations into your paper using Cite While You Write
Find and insert a citation in your Word document using EndNote Web’s Find Citation(s) tool. This tool searches your library (all reference fields for all references)
- Move the cursor where you want the citation .
- Depending on your version of Word, you will need to find the EndNote toolbar and click on "find citations".**
- Enter a search term to find the references. You can use keywords, author names, etc.
- Click search - your EndNote Web library will be searched and a list of matching references will appear.
- Select the reference(s) you want.
- Click insert.
**Note: Before you click on "find citations" make sure you've chosen your citation style from the drop down menu in the tool bar.
Create a bibliography
To create a bibliography in EndNote Basic start under "format" and choose "bibliography". You will have three options before you can save or print your bibliography:
- References: Choose from your organized groups of references, all of your references, or your unfiled references.
- Bibliographic Style: Choose a style from the drop-down list. You can also create a favorites list that will limit the drop-menu to those styles you select.
- File Format: Choose from HTML (best for print option), TXT, or RTF.
Once you have made your selections you can save the file, email it, or preview & print the bibliography.
Cite While You Write (CWYW)
On the "download installers" page on EndNote Basic you can download the CWYW plug-in for Word. The tool is available for Windows and Mac. Once the download and installation is complete you will be able to access EndNote Basic from the toolbar in Word.