Citation management

Getting started with Mendeley


Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network where you can create a fully-searchable library, cite as you write, and read and annotate PDFs on any device.

Mendeley exists in two versions: Mendeley Reference Manager and Mendeley Desktop. As of September 2022, Mendeley Desktop will cease to be available for download. Legacy Mendeley Desktop users will continue to have access to the software.   

To begin: 

The following guides have been developed by the Library:

Tutorials and help

Please consult the following resources on the Mendeley Web site:

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