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Mendeley

A quick guide on using the Mendeley source manager.

Creating and Managing Your Account / Profile

You do not need to install the Reference Manager desktop app to use Mendeley. If you do install the manager, your source content will be synced automatically.

  1. Go to Mendeley.com
  2. Click the Create a free account button
  3. Follow the prompts to create an account

Changing Your Password

  1. Go to Mendeley.com
  2. Click the Sign In link in the upper right hand corner of the page
  3. Log into your account
  4. Click Settings & Privacy in the drop down menu under your name
  5. On the Settings page, click the Change your Password button
  6. Type in your email address
  7. Go to your email account and click the Change password here button in the message
  8. Fill in the password fields and click the Change Password button
  1. Go to Mendeley.com
  2. Click the Sign In link in the upper right hand corner of the page
  3. Log into your account
  4. Click Settings & Privacy in the drop down menu under your name
  5. On the Settings page, type in the new email address
  6. Click the Update button
  1. Go to Mendeley.com
  2. Click the Sign In link in the upper right hand corner of the page
  3. Log into your account
  4. Click Settings & Privacy in the drop down menu under your name
  5. Click an option on the left navigation menue
  6. Make the changes you want
  7. Click the Update or Save Changes button
  1. Go to Mendeley.com
  2. Click the Sign In link in the upper right hand corner of the page
  3. Log into your account
  4. Click Settings & Privacy in the drop down menu under your name
  5. Click Subscription in the left navigation menu
  6. Your storage usage will be noted for both your personal and shared spaces
    1. If you want, you can purchase more storage by clicking the Upgrade link

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