25 Sept 2020: Mendeley has implemented a series of product changes that may impact on existing users

Mendeley Reference Manager replaced Mendeley Web Library on the 7-9-2020 More information

  • Mendeley Desktop is a legacy product and is no longer being updated or supported, so we encourage new users to install Mendeley Reference Manager
  • The new Mendeley Cite plug-in for Word and the Reference manager currently has less functionality than the previous tool and doesn't support collaborative documents
  • We will continue to update this guide as further product information and functionality is made available.
  • Need help? See the Mendeley Support Center

About Mendeley

Mendeley is a reference manager, academic collaboration network and crowdsourced database with a unique layer of social information research.

  • Reference management products
  • Mendeley Reference Manager new
  • Mendeley Cite add-in new
  • Desktop (legacy productno longer being updated - we recommend you install Reference Manager)
  • Citation Plugin
  • Mendeley web importer
  • Mendeley for iOS
  • See Mendeley's Support Centre for a list of supported browsers and operating systems for each product.

Mendeley Reference Manager

Mendeley Reference Manager focuses on knowledge production and management.

  • Add, edit, and organize your references
  • Create and manage groups
  • Link Mendeley to Microsoft Word and/or create a BibTeX library for a seamless writing experience
  • Search Mendeley for relevant scholarly literature on any topic
  • Connect citations to PDFs on your computer (or import PDFs directly into Mendeley) for easy PDF management
  • Annotate and mark up PDFs that are linked to citations within your library
  • Link multiple PDFs and documents to a single reference record within your library

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