Bibliographic Management Systems Refworks & Mendeley an overview and comparison of a subscribed and a freeware system j.mcsorley 10.2011
Access to RefWorks Login to myUniHub from the tab on the main UniHub screen http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/ Scroll down to My Library Select Databases RefWorks – under R ! Logging in via myUniHub should eliminate the need to login repeatedly when accessing RefWorks and other resources Initial registration will be required to facilitate off-campus use
Two Parts of RefWorks Bibliographic Manager provides folders for storing your bibliographic citations enables precise organisation of and immediate access to records Write-N-Cite requires downloading to the desktop use to place saved bibliographic citations directly into your own text and to instantly create your Bibliographies in appropriate styles
Mendeley – free downloadable software https://www.mendeley.com Go to the web site and create an account.
Mendeley – free downloadable software Install the Web Importer
Mendeley – selecting citationsFrom a database eg Medline, having selected one or morearticles, click on the Bookmark Bar for your Web Importer
Mendeley – importing You can save the citation directly into the relevant folder – eg. IVF
Mendeley – Desktop At the bottom of the Mendeley screen click to Download Mendeley. This will give you access to the Desktop download
Mendeley – DesktopSave the file, click to run the programme and follow instructions
Mendeley – DesktopWhen the Desktop opens click to Sync Library to import yourrecords from Mendeley on the web
Mendeley – DesktopProblems with Syncing can be caused by the default connection.Use the Connection tab to select No Proxy
Mendeley – Sync Desktop : LibraryOnce completed your records and folders appear on the Desktop
Mendeley – Word Plugin Tools Next, install the Plugin to connect to Word in order to cite your references within the text. This option is located under Tools in the menu bar.
Mendeley – Citing in the textTo cite in the text, use the Add-ins tab within Word. Place thecursor where you want to cite and click on the Insert Citationbutton on the menu bar. A small window will pop up, click thebutton to Go To Mendeley
Mendeley – Citing in the textIn Mendeley, select the reference you want to cite at the chosenplace and the full details appear in the panel to the right. Detailscan be edited here if necessary – eg. Remove brackets.Now click to Send Citation to MS Word
Mendeley – the bibliographyFrom the document in the menu bar you can select Bibliographic stylesfrom the drop-down menu. A longer list is also available, from which youcan select favourites
Mendeley – the bibliography Scroll to the end of the text. Place the cursor, then click to Insert Bibliography, having selected your preferred style.
Mendeley – the bibliographyThe brackets in the first citation have disappeared butfurther amendments to “doi” numbers and other extraneousdetails may be required. Bos, A. M. E., Pelinck, M.-J., Dumoulin, J. C. M., Arts, E. G. J. M., Echten-Arends, J. van & Simons, A. H. M. (2010). IVF in a modified natural cycle. Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde, 154(45), A2519. Fujii, M., Matsuoka, R., Bergel, E., Poel, S. van der & Okai, T. (2010). Perinatal risk in singleton pregnancies after in vitro fertilization. Fertility and sterility, 94(6), 2113-7. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2009.12.031. Puissant, F., Van Rysselberge, M., Barlow, P., Deweze, J. & Leroy, F. (1987). Embryo scoring as a prognostic tool in IVF treatment. Human Reproduction., 2(8), 705-708.