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Mendeley: Citation Management

How to download and use Mendeley

Annotation & Notebook

If a PDF is attached to a reference you can use the annotation feature to highlight and add comments.  Simply double-click the citation that you would like to annotate. 

You can also add notes to a reference.  To do this click on the reference and select Notebook from the tabs on the window that opens on the right. 


Mendeley Library

Annotation View

Within the annotation view you can:

  • highlight text in multiple colors
  • add comments
  • zoom in and out
  • download the annotated PDF


annotation viewer