Mendeley Using Guide

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Mendeley Using Guide


Gain access to Mendeley Institutional account:​

  • Create new Mendeley Institutional account
  • Upgrade existing free Mendeley account​

Start Using Mendeley:

  • Download the desktop program
  • Install the web importer​

Adding References by Using ‘Mendeley Extension’, dragging PDF files into Mendeley desktop and manual work

  • Adding References by Using ‘Mendeley Extension’.
  • Adding references manually.
  • Adding references by dragging PDFs files.

Adding References From RIS File

  • Proquest Databases
  • ​​SciFinder
  • Patbase Express

Adding References From The Library’s Search System

  • Adding multiple references​
  • Adding single reference​

Organizing Mendeley library:​

  • Folders & sub-folders
  • Filters
  • Records view
  • Record’s details
  • View and annotate PDFs​

​Create citations and bibliogra​​​phy​

  • Install MS Word Plug In
  • Insert citations
  • Create bibliography
  • Citation styles


  • Sync and sign-in problems.
  • Import book or book sections to Mendeley.

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