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Download EndNote X9


Compatibility and system requirements: check the EndNote page on Compatibility and system requirements​.

For information on the new features in EndNote X9: check out the video: Whats New in EndNote X9 (provided by Clarivate).


  • Download EndNote Desktop

EndNote Desktop X9 can be downloaded to your computer/laptop. Click on the link below to download the software.

Download EndNote: Windows or Macintosh (restricted to current CityU staff and students)

Video: How to download and install EndNote (2:16 mins)


Windows   Macintosh

Upgrade from X8

EndNote recommends the following steps:

  1. Back up any existing EndNote library files and any customized content files (e.g. output styles, connection files).
  2. Close all open programs (e.g. Microsoft Word).
  3. Uninstall any older versions of EndNote.

For more detail, please go to: EndNote: Upgrade from an older version (by Clarivate Analytics).