Mendeley is a reference management package that helps you build libraries of references and then add citations and bibliographies to word processed documents. This introduction covers the main features of Mendeley. Please see the "key topics" below for more details. If you are an advanced user of Mendeley, you need only attend the second part of the session, which starts at 11.00.
See below for course schedule
An overview of reference management with Mendeley
Creating a Mendeley account and installing Mendeley Desktop
Adding, editing and organising references
Managing PDF documents with Mendeley
Using the Mendeley 'Papers' database
Collaboration and social networking with Mendeley
Undergraduate students and postgraduate students, researchers and university staff.
Basic familiarity with the Internet/Windows applications
Standard Internet Browser, Mendeley Desktop.
Presentation with practical exercises
See other workshops in the iSkills programme or contact your subject librarian for assistance.
Course provider: Bodleian Libraries
What you will need:
BYOD friendly. A computer and software are provided, however you can bring your own with the correct software installed (read our guidance first)
Booking normally opens 30 days
before the course begins.