Sign up for a free Mendeley account on the Mendeley Homepage. You can start using Mendeley Web without any installation.
Install the Mendeley Web Importer to your web browser to import references and documents easily. Available for major web browsers.
To get the Mendeley Citation Plugin to insert citation in Microsoft Word (Windows and Mac), go to Mendeley Desktop. Select Tools > Install MS Word Plugin.
-Journal Finder (select journal ISSN; or browse by title or subject)
-Library Catalog (OneSearch)
-Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery requests or email
-Library Databases (alphabetically)
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.
Mendeley is available on Mac, Windows, and Linux. The web version, Mendeley Web, works on all major browsers.
For more video tutorials, go to the Mendeley YouTube Channel.
Mendeley Desktop will still work after this date. While new downloads of Mendeley Desktop will no longer be available from September 01, 2022, your existing installation will not be affected. If you installed Mendeley Desktop before September 01, you will still be able to sign in to Mendeley Desktop and use it as normal.
From September 01 only Mendeley Reference Manager desktop will be available to download.
There is no need to uninstall Mendeley Desktop before installing Mendeley Reference Manager. Both can be installed on the same machine. Remember to sync when using Mendeley Desktop; Mendeley Reference Manager will sync automatically.
Besides Mendeley, there are other Bibliographic/Citation Management Software (BMS), like EndNote and Zotero.