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Mendeley: Basics & Beyond

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Bronwen Maxson

on 22 February 2014

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Transcript of Mendeley: Basics & Beyond

Bronwen K. Maxson
Mendeley Advisor Mendeley: Basics & Beyond Getting started Functionality of Mendeley Desktop with PDFs Considerations Download:
Mendeley Desktop http://www.mendeley.com
Word plugin (Pages, Open Office, etc.) From Mendeley Desktop, go to Tools >Install ‘X’ Plugin
Web Importer http://www.mendeley.com/import/
(Optional) mobile apps -
For iPhone/iPad: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/mendeley-reference-manager/id380669300?mt=8o
For Android, review and select from between third party apps: Droideley (Beta), Referey, and Scholarley (Beta): https://play.google.com/store/search?q=Mendeley

Problems? http://support.mendeley.com Various ways to import to Mendeley: Drag and drop
Import icon
Mendeley “Watch folder”
Web Importer toolbar
Import manually
Export citations to .ris, .bib, .xml, and zotero.sqlite formats, then import.

For Zotero users, see: http://support.mendeley.com/customer/portal/articles/227898-how-do-i-import-my-existing-references-from-zotero- Metadata extraction (highly accurate)
Annotate parts of the source
Make notes about whole source
Tag (just like you can search your own library for the following fields, you can also search tags)

Don't forget to sync to Mendeley Web! Free (for now, for basic account)
Awesome capabilities when compared: http://www.mendeley.com/compare-mendeley/ Open Access searching capabilities
Compatible with all modern web browsers
Limited source types, but highly customizable
File sharing is only as ethical as you are
Mendeley is working on:
Library systems integration/EZProxy
Supporting searching external databases Mendeley and Word Mendeley toolbar
Citation styles
Insert or edit citation
Merge citations
Insert bibliography Advanced and other features Organize how your PDFs and other files are stored in your computer
Make your own annotation styles
Tweak the fields available for different sources (book, journal article, webpage)
Social network:
Search 30+ million papers (Open Access filter) Questions?
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