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Systematic Reviews & Other Syntheses


 • While Mendeley Desktop does not yet support macOSX Mojave, they have been in touch with Microsoft to resolve this issue. This issue was caused by an update to Microsoft Word, and Mendeley has identified a fix for this which will be available in an experimental release in mid-February.

 • The Word plugin for Mendeley does not currently support the Office 365 click-to-run version of Word.

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What Mendeley can do for you

  • Reference manager - generate citations and bibliographies in Microsoft Word, LibreOffice, and LaTeX.
  • Read and annotate - open PDFs and capture your thoughts through sticky notes and highlights.
  • Add and organize - import and organize PDFs from your computer, EndNote™, Papers or Zotero.
  • Collaborate - connect with colleagues and securely share your papers, notes and annotations.
  • Backup, sync and mobile - access your papers on the web, iPhone or iPad.
  • Network and discover - discover papers, people and public groups.

Mendeley videos & tutorials

Getting Started with Mendeley (5:37)

Importing Documents into your Library (2:04)

Organizing Your Library (3:10)

How to Generate Citations (2:11)

Finding Duplicates (0:49)

Manually Merging Duplicates (1:05)

Search on Mendeley Desktop and Mendeley Web (3:25)

Create and Use Groups (2:56)

Subject Guide

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