Along with the ability to import documents and citations, Mendeley works as a social networking tool to create opportunities for collaboration with options that allow you to:
Mendeley Web allows you to create your own profile and add your research interests, picture, education history, and other information. You can access and edit your profile by selecting My Account in the top right corner of Mendeley Web.
You may also want to view and edit your privacy settings. Privacy options include who can see your profile and research activity. This option is located in the My Account drop down menu.
Groups in Mendeley allow you to share and collaborate with other researchers with Mendeley accounts. You can create your own groups in Mendeley
Desktop or Mendeley Web. Mendeley Web will also allow you to search, join, and follow groups.
Types of Groups
You can follow your groups by using the Mendeley Web Dashboard.