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Mendeley @ Pitt: Mendeley Web

Mendeley Web

Mendeley Web syncs with your Mendeley desktop to provide Web-based access to your research and sharing resources. 

Install Web Importer

The Mendeley Web Importer can be installed to your browser to import references from a range of databases.  To install and use the Web Importer:

  1. Visit the Mendeley Import page or slect the Install Web Importer option at the bottom of every Mendeley web page.
  2. Click and drag the Install Web Importer button to your toolbar or add it to your bookmarks
  3. Browser extensions are also available for Firefox and Chrome users from this page

Mendeley Web Citations

Mendeley Web allows you to create, edit, and share citations online.  Simply click on the citation title to expand the abstract, view attached documents, and edit citation details and tags.

Creating Your Mendeley Profile

Import References to Mendeley Web

When you have located a title or titles you would like to add to Mendeley from a database or catalog search:

  1. Select the “Import to Mendeley” button Mendeley web importer icon
  2. Mendeley will detect and capture bibliographic data and import it directly to your Mendeley Web account or allow you to view the information in Mendeley Desktop.