Sina Manavi
Manavi.Sina@gmail.com Mendeley Advisor University Putra Malaysia 26 April 2012

• What is Mendeley? • Your profile • Managing your documents & references

• Inserting citations & generating bibliographies
• Sharing references using groups

What is Mendeley?
• Free Desktop and Web Application • Designed for managing and sharing references • Discovering research data and collaboration • Paper management tool and social network

What is Mendeley?
• No need to writing the references and citations manually • Sharing the references with classmates and supervisors • Annotate/write papers with classmates and supervisors

Comparison of Mendeley and others

Comparison of Mendeley and others

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Mendeley as a Web Application

Mendeley Desktop Application

Your Profile

Search papers, groups and people easily

Mendeley Features

Reference Manager
• Quick and simple installation • Citation styles for +1000 journals • Create bibliography instantly

• Flexible formatting

Read and annotate your PDFs
• No need any other PDF reader • Easily Annotate and highlighting • Share annotations with others

• Save and print annotations

Network and Discover

Backup, Sync and Mobile
• • • • • • Synchronized and accessible Across multiple computers On any operating system On the web On iPhone/iPad (free) On Android devices(beta Version)

How to add papers or citations

… and Mendeley will try to extract the document details automatically

You can also: • Add existing EndNote/BibTeX/RIS databases • Sync with other reference management webapps • Use Mendeley Web Importer to add from online databases • Add from the Mendeley Research Catalog

Document details lookup

Enter the DOI, PubMed, or ArXiv ID and click on the magnifier glass to start lookup

Missing info is added automatically

Web Importer

Adding any links or documents online to your Library as a Bookmark.

Share references with Mendeley Groups
Groups can be private or public (invite only or open)

Public groups only have the reference details – no full text. Private groups contain the full text including notes & annotations.

View the group online – other users can request to join or simply follow the 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.

Search the Mendeley Research Catalog

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