What is Mendeley?

Mendeley is a referencing tool you can install on your computer and use online.


Do not install both Mendeley and EndNote onto the same computer.

The addins for Word cause technical issues if both are installed.

How to access Mendeley

You can create a Mendeley account with storage of up to 2 gigabytes:

  • the product is initially free
  • extra storage and collaborative features require a subscription

Mendeley training and support

The Mendeley community has a research blog which provides help and information.