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Placing a bibliography after your endnotes.

Word interprets "end of document" very strictly. What you need to do is insert a section break at the end of the document. Change the endnote setting to "end of section" instead of "end of document" and then suppress the endnotes for all sections except the one you want the notes to follow. Then put your bibliography, or your appendix, or your index, or whatever text is necessary, after that section break.

 

To insert the section break:

Use Insert>Break>Section Break (Next Page). (Presumably you want the bibliography to start on a new page after the notes, that's standard). However, you need to insert the Section Break after the main text of the document, not at the end of the endnotes. If you put the cursor at the end of the endnotes and attempt to insert a section break, all the section break commands will be grayed out. Word will not let you do this, because you are trying to put the section break in "endnote space," which Word has reserved for this special function. You might want to switch into Normal View (DRAFT) temporarily, then Word will hide all endnotes and "endnote space" and get it out of your way, and you will be safe from accidentally making a mistake. (There are people who have typed entire bibliographies in "endnote space" and then been very confused.)

 




Keywords:Bibliography Office Microsoft Word Endnotes Draft   Doc ID:36665
Owner:Kevin B.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2014-01-24 15:09 CSTUpdated:2015-02-17 16:22 CST
Sites:UW Green Bay
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