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www.mendeley.comTariq AbdullaMendeley Advisor Loughborough University 15 Feb 2012
Agenda What is Mendeley?Getting Data In Creating your library Managing your documents & references Inserting citations & generating bibliographies Sharing references using groupsYour Profile
What is Mendeley?
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 to manageyour papers online, discover researchtrends and statistics, and to connect tolike-minded researchers.
What is Mendeley? Set up and manage your reference groupsLibrary showing all your documents (citation or table view) Add tags & notes and edit document detailsFilter your papers by authors, keywords, tags, or publications
Where does the name come from? Dmitri Mendeleev Gregor MendelGenetics Periodic Table
Getting Data In
Getting Data In – Drag and Drop I use this method 99% of the time
Getting Data In – Add Files / Add Folder
Getting Data In – Add Entry Manually
Document details lookupEnter the DOI, PubMed, or ArXiv ID andclick on the magnifier glass to start lookupMissing info is added automatically
Web Importerwww.mendeley.com/import To install the Web Importer, drag & drop the bookmarklet to your Favorites/Bookmarks in your internet browser Supported sites The Web Importer helps you grab citations off the web
Using the Web ImporterOn the web page with …then click on “Import” to importthe reference(s) you the reference/paper to yourwant to capture: click on Mendeley library. Ifthe bookmarklet… possible/available, also the associated PDF will be imported.
Creating your library
Synchronize and manage your library online You can also add references and edit & manage your library online
Managing your documents & references
Manage your libraryOpen attached PDF files in integrated viewerDocuments can be marked read/unread Star your favorite papers Filter by authors, tags, publications or keywords
Search as you type
Full text search in Mendeley’s PDF viewer
Annotate and highlight
Mendeley‘s File Organizer You can find the File Organizer in Tools > Options > File Organizer
Citing and sharing references
Copy and Paste a Reference
Citing in Word & Open OfficeClick on “Insert Citation” in Word Highlight the paper(s) you want to cite
Citing in Word & Open Office Citation will show up based on selected style Generate a bibliography in one click! Cite into Google documents or other editors by copy & paste
Share references with Groups
Share references with Mendeley Groups Groups can be private or public (invite only or open) View the group online –Public groups only have the reference details – no other users can request tofull text. Private groups contain the full text join or simply follow theincluding notes & annotations. activity of the group
Create Groups in Mendeley Desktop Private groups contain the full text. Public groups share references only.
Create Groups in Mendeley Desktop You can also create groups online.
Create a Research Profile 1 - Click to view your profile2 – View Profile: Research field, Publications,Awards and Grants, Biographical Information, CV, Contact Information
2 – You can search…1 – Some statistics about your publication
Get readership information on papers
Leave feedback and see what’s coming next Visit http://feedback.mendeley.com to see what others are saying, leave feedback, request features or report bugs.