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Mendeley: Citation Management

How to download and use Mendeley

Get Started with Mendeley

Mendeley logoMendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that serves as an information system to support research. It can help you discover, access, manage and share references and research data, collaborate with others online, showcase your latest research, find funding, and identify career opportunities.


Getting started is easy:

Step 1: Create an account via

Step 2: Download the Mendeley Web Importer Chrome extension (also available for other browsers).  This will allow you to import papers, web pages, and other documents directly into your reference library from search engines and academic databases.