Mendeley: how do you add and edit references?

*This research tip talks about the free Mendeley software downloaded and installed before September 2022. The free Mendeley software downloaded and installed after September 2022 has significantly fewer functionalities.*

You can either add references in bulk, via databases like Web of Science or PubMed. This is called importing references. The other method is to manually add a reference, for instance if it is a print book, a presentation, or some other document that cannot be found in databases.

You can also edit your references after adding or importing them. You can update them, correct typos, add tags, and so on.

The video below explains how to manually add references and how you can edit them:

(You might need to log in to your Microsoft Stream account to view the video.)



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Last modified Feb. 3, 2023, 11:19 a.m.