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How to use EndNote to organize references and format papers

Features and Access

The EndNote for iPad app enables users to easily view, edit, organize, and share bibliographic research material and PDFs on iPad. Using the app's "EndNoteSync" functionality with your EndNote Online and Desktop versions allows seamless access to your EndNote library from multiple devices and platforms. More information, including frequently asked questions about the app, is available at

EndNote for iPad includes:

  • EndNoteSync to synchronize data to EndNote on other platforms
  • Web browser to search Web of Knowledge, Pubmed, and other sites
  • Importing capabilities for .ris, .nbib and other popular reference file formats
  • PDF viewer with freehand annotation capabilities
  • Viewing and editing options for references and file attachments
  • Sorting, searching, and grouping options for references and file attachments
  • Dropbox account integration (Dropbox account available separately)

Note: The EndNote for iPad app is *not included* as part of NYU's subscription to the EndNote software. It is available for purchase from iTunes.