Mendeley

Mendeley is a citation and research manager. Accounts are free and UNC institutional access provides expanded storage space and sharing options.

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Notice- Institutional Subscriptions

NOTE:  As of Spring 2019, Mendeley no longer offers institutional subscriptions.  All institutional features should be available to every user now.  Please update your email address in Mendeley before you graduate or leave the university to ensure access to your files.

Introduction

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Mendeley is a set of tools designed to help you gather and organize PDFs, cite references accurately when you write, and share documents with groups.

  • Set up your Mendeley account on the web, download the desktop application (Microsoft Windows, Mac, Linux) on any number of computers, and install the app on your mobile devices (iOS, Android). Sync your Mendeley library between all your workspaces.
  • From the desktop application, download and install the Word Plugin compatible with Windows Word 2007, 2010, 2013; Mac Word 2011, 2016; and LibreOffice.
  • Install the Web Importer to save citations from databases.

Mendeley is freely available. 

This guide contains information on:

If you have questions, we are here to help via chat, email, or phone (919-962-0800).

The Mendeley Support site is a great place to look more information on all aspects of the program.

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