• Mendeley
    Access Options: Open
    Provider: Elsevier
    Category: Other

    The ID and password are the same of those of the othe Elsevier's services (Scopus, Pure, ScienceDirect, SciVal, ScienceDirect Reference Works).

    Elsevier retired the following features from December 2020.
     Mendeley Feed and Public Groups / Mendeley Profiles / Mendeley Funding

    Installing Mendeley Cite add-in is restricted by the Office365 administrator in Kyushu University -> in detail

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)

Installing Mendeley Cite add-in is restricted by the Office365 administrator in Kyushu University.

You can use citation plugin instead of Mendeley Cite.

How to install the citation plugin

  • 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)