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Mendeley Seminar



Presentation on using Mendeley presented to GREPIT at the University of Georgia on October 21, 2011.

Presentation on using Mendeley presented to GREPIT at the University of Georgia on October 21, 2011.



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Mendeley Seminar Presentation Transcript

  • 1. www.mendeley.comTonia Dousay[Mendeley Advisor] GREPIT University of Georgia October 21, 2011
  • 2. Agenda1. What is Mendeley?2. Creating your library3. Managing your documents & references4. Inserting citations & generating bibliographies
  • 3. Mendeley? isWhat
  • 4. What is Mendeley? Mendeley is free academic software (Win, Mac & Linux) to manage, share, read, annotate and cite your research papers......and a research network tomanage your papers online,discover research trends andstatistics, and to connect tolike-minded researchers.
  • 5. library yourCreating
  • 6. Mendeley Desktop Setup and Library; displays all Details or notes manage of the articles about individual collections within a collection articlesFilter displayed articles by author, keywords, tags, or publication
  • 7. Adding Articles1. Add single files2. Add a folder3. Watch a Folder to auto import files4. Add article details manually5. Drag & drop articles into MD Mendeley will attempt to extract document details automatically Other options: 1. Add EndNote/BibTeX/RIS databases 2. Sync with other ref mgmt apps (Zotero) 3. Use the Mendeley Web Importer button 4. Add from the Mendeley Research Catalog
  • 8. Looking up Article Details by ID Missing details are automatically populatedEnter the DOI, PubMed, or ArXiv ID and click on the magnifier glass to start lookup
  • 9. Looking up Article Details by Title Missing details are automatically populatedEnter the article title andclick “Search by Title” to start lookup
  • 10. Tips for Looking Up Articles•Mark an •Double article as check all “Needs details for Review” to accuracy force the process
  • 11. Managing Your LibraryOpen attached PDFfiles in the integrated viewer Mark documents as read or unread Star your favorite articles
  • 12. Mendeley’s PDF Viewer Search for words or phrasesHighlight text Annotate
  • 13. Organizing FilesCheck to select howand where files are Access by going to organized Tools >> Options >> File Organizer
  • 14. references sharingCiting &
  • 15. Selecting Citation StyleAccess by going to View >> Citation Style >> [Select Style]
  • 16. Inserting a CitationInsert cursor at citationpoint >> Press Alt-M >> begin typing author’s name or article title
  • 17. Using the MS Word Ribbon Click on the References tab Insert a complete bibliography of citations within a documentInsert a citation
  • 18. Tips for Looking Up Articles• Click “Go • You can • You can To cite edit an Mendeley” multiple inserted if you articles per citation to need help insertion match locating your the quotation article(s) style
  • 19. Mendeley Demo
  • 20. Finding Help• Email Tonia –• Mendeley Feedback Forum – 941-mendeley-feedback
  • 21.