Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.
Learn more about the benefits of using Mendeley:
Go to the Mendeley website and fill in your name and email to sign up and get started. Make sure to keep an eye out for the verification email to confirm your account. Follow the instructions on the Mendeley website to download and install Mendeley Desktop.
For help getting started finding and managing citations, watch the Mendeley Video Tutorials or read the Getting Started Guide (also available from within the Desktop installation) or the Mendeley FAQ.
Unlike other citation management tools, Mendeley does not yet offer integration with institutional proxy servers for access to full text subscriptions off campus, but that function is coming soon!
Until this is available, if you are off campus and want to use Mendeley to view and store full text PDFs from subscription resources, try one of these methods:
Contact the library at email@example.com or x4314 if you need help accessing resources from off-campus.
Need Assistance? Mendeley has robust training resources and support:
Or contact the library at firstname.lastname@example.org or x4314.