Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research. You can use combination of the desktop version compatible with Windows, Mac, and Linux, and web version available online. It is also compatible with iOS (iPad, iPhone).
【Getting started with Mendeley】
To install and get started with Mendeley, visit mendeley.com and create an account. You can use the same login credentials for the desktop and web version.
When you need some guides, visit https://www.mendeley.com/guides. You can check help guides and watch video tutorials.
【About Institutional Edition】
Mendeley Institutional Edition upgrades personal library storage space, number of private groups and private group size in addition to the functions available in the free edition.
|functions||free edition||Institutional Edition|
|personal library storage space||2 GB||100 GB|
|private group size||25||100|
|number of private groups||5||1000|
【How to use Mendeley Institutional Edition】
When you log in to Mendeley from the IP address in Kyushu University, it will automatically become the institutional edition. The institutional edition will be 12 months from the last login from IP address in Kyushu University.
【How to downgrade the Institutional Edition to the free edition】
Please contact us at the e-mail adress below.
[Notice] For Office365 Users (2021.02.08)
You can use citation plugin instead of Mendeley Cite.
- The citation plugin is not available on Word Online. Please install Office 365 ProPlus on your computer.
- You can install the plugin and the add-in but cannot use both of them in one document.
If you need to install Mendeley Cite, please send the following information to the administrator of Office365.
- Required Information
- Add-in Name (Mendeley Cite)
- Function of the Add-in
- Necessity of the Add-in
- Kyushu University Primary Mail Address (name-based address)