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Mendeley at a Glance
Mendeley is a free reference manager that allows you to search citation styles, create bibliographies, as well as share and collaborate with other Mendeley users.
Mendeley is free to register and download.
Go to the
homepage and "create a free account" Enter all of the necessary information
When you are on the Dashboard page, click "Download nad Update"
A prompt will show up for the download
Mendeley Desktop will now be downloaded onto your computer
For all of your Mendeley related FAQ's you can check out the
support page for more information.
If you'd like video tutorials and help guides you can also visit the
To install the Mendeley plug-in to your browser, follow these simple steps
Drag the "Save to Mendeley" button up to your Bookmarks bar
Find an article on any Mendeley compatible website
Click on the "Save to Mendeley" button in your Bookmarks
Review the details provided on the right hand side of the page
Click "Save" and the article should appear in your "Recently Added" portion of Mendeley
Automatically Generate Citations
Save an article or document to your Mendeley via the internet plug-in Review the details and save to your Recently Added
Upload a document from your computer to your Mendeley Library
There are over 6750 citation styles available through Mendeley. Some popular ones include...
With Mendeley you can cite any source that is downloaded on your computer or that is available to save through the plug-in. Such as...