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Biology 195J - Life of a Forest

Important Links for Using EndNote for Bio 195

Get Microsoft Office Free Using Office 365 With Your Bates Login

EndNote is designed to work with MS Word.  It is important to have MS Word installed and updated on your computer prior to installing EndNote.

Bates students can obtain Office 365 for free using the Office 365 program and your Bates login information.  Instructions for gaining access are described in the "Microsoft Office for Students" section of this Bates IT Help Desk on this webpage:

What software is available to Faculty, Staff, and Students for Free or at an Educational Discount?

Note that when you sign up, you must use your Bates Username appended by: (e.g.

After your Microsoft 365 account is activated, you must download MS Office to your computer.

If you have any trouble installing MS Office on your computer, please get help from the IT Help Desk on the main floor of Ladd Library.

EndNote Installer Links

To get the most from these short videos, you should download and install the EndNote program.  Links for downloading the installers for either Windows or Mac operating systems are provided below.

Note that you will be asked to login using your Bates username and password.

With the program successfully installed, review these short EndNote videos created for you by your Bates Research Librarians.

Exporting Your Bibliography From EndNote

Sometimes it is useful to be able to export a bibliography of selected references without having to insert the citations into a Word document.  This library guide page walks you through the steps necessary to do this.