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This webinar was presented by Luz Marina Alvare on April 8, 2011.

This webinar was presented by Luz Marina Alvare on April 8, 2011.

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  • 1. Almost Famous Boost your research profile, collaborate and share using Mendeley
    IAALD Webinar
    Luz Marina Alvaré
    International Food Policy Research Institute
    April 8, 2011
  • 2. Mendeleyhttp://www.mendeley.com
    a reference manager and academic social network…
    • Assists - cataloguing and managing your academic papers and articles
    • 3. Shares - academic and scientific knowledge with selected colleagues
    • 4. Discovers - academic knowledge and allows detailed search of academic papers
    • 5. Put - in touch with like-minded people and facilitate research projects
  • Why we are using it…
  • 6. Syncs Desktop & Web
    Desktop – a free academic software to manage, share, read, annotate and cite your research papers
    Web - a research network to manage your papers online, discover research trends and statistics, and to connect to like-minded researchers
  • 7. Set up and manage your collections
    Set up and manage your collections
    Library showing all your documents (citation or table view)
    Filter your papers by authors, keywords, tags, or publications
  • 8. Creating Library- Adding papers
    You have different options to set up your library:
    • Add single files or an entire folder
    • 9. Add existing EndNote/BibTeX/RIS databases, or…
    • 10. “Watch a folder” to automatically import PDF files
    …drag & drop PDF files into the library pane…
    Add tags & notes and edit document details
    … and Mendeley will try to extract the document details automatically
  • 11. Supported Sites for Importing Documents
  • 12. Synchronize and manage your library online
    You can also add references and
    edit & manage your library online
    your library
  • 13. Full text search in Mendeley’s PDF viewer
  • 14. Annotate and highlight
  • 15. Cite & Create bibliographies in Word
    “Send citation” to Word
  • 16. Creating Groups and Edit Settings
  • 17. Web Profile
  • 18. Discover research statistics
  • 19. Embed your publications/profile on other websites
  • 20. Mendeley and operating systems
    Getting Started with Mendeley http://www.mendeley.com/getting-started/
  • 21. Mix,re-mix,embed
    Create alerts + searches(Google Scholar, Repec,WorldcatScienceDirect…)
  • 22. Mix,re-mix,embed
    Mix them in your Mendeley account
  • 23. Mix, remix, embed
    Embed your bio or collection in websites, conferences, intranet. Do it once!
    IFPRI website
    IFPRI Intranet
    Same information repurposed for different sites