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What is Mendeley?

Mendeley is a free reference manager, pdf reader, and academic social network that can help you organize your research and collaborate with others online.  Some key features are:

  • Automatically generate bibliographies.
  • Collaborate easily with other researchers online.
  • Easily import papers from research databases.
  • Find relevant papers based on what you're reading.
  • Access your files and journal articles on Mendeley's Android app.

Getting Started With Mendeley

1.  Create a free account

2.  Download Mendeley Desktop for Windows or Mac to import papers, web pages and other documents directly into your reference library from search engines and academic databases.  It is available for all major web browers.

4.  Download the Citation Plugin which lets you cite as you write making bibliography creation easy. It’s fully compatible with Word (including Word for Mac).

5.  Download the Web Importer which allows you to save references from databases directly to your Mendeley account.  

The following  tutorial will help you get started with Mendeley by showing you an introduction to all the basic features. Go to Mendeley's  YouTube channel or for more instructional videos.

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