Start Using Mendeley
To start using Mendeley you should create an account and download the desktop program to your computer.
Create an account (free or institutional).
Download the desktop program.
Install the web importer.
Create new mendeley account
create new Mendeley account, go to the Mendeley website and
click ‘Create a free account’.
Fill in the required
fields (first and last name, email, password) and click 'Get Started'.
You can use
your Technion email or a different email (Gmail, Yahoo and others).
profile by selecting your field of study and academic status:
You can also
log into Mendeley using the same credentials that you use for other Elsevier
services, such as Scopus or ScienceDirect.
To gain access
to Mendeley Institutional account, please click the link: Gain access to Mendeley Institutional account.
Download the Desktop Program
Immediately after creating new account you will be able to download Mendeley Desktop.
If the download does not start automaticaly go to the 'download mendeley desktop' page in the Mendeley website and click 'Download Mendeley Desktop':
Install the Web Importer
Install the Web Importer to import references from different databases to Mendeley Desktop in the easiest way.
Mendeley Web Importer is available for all major web browsers.
In order to install the web importer go to 'Mendeley Web Importer' page in the Mendeley website.
Firefox or Chrome
Select the browser
and click red button to download the extension:
Safari, IE and more
Install 'Save to
Mendeley' button to save to import references.
There are two ways
to install 'Save to Mendeley' button:
Drag the 'Save to Mendeley' button
to your bookmarks toolbar or to your bookmarks.
Right-click on the button and
choose to add this link to your bookmarks.