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Mendeley at MIT: Mendeley

What is Mendeley?

Mendeley is a tool that enables you to manage citations and PDFs using a desktop client or through your account on Mendeley also includes plugins for Word or OpenOffice, so you can easily create citations and/or bibliographies as you write your papers. Also use Mendeley to create groups and connect with other researchers in your field.

Mendeley at MIT

With MIT's Mendeley Institutional account you get:

  • 5 GB of personal space in Mendeley (vs. 2 GB with the free, unaffiliated version)
  • 20 GB of shared space (vs. 100 MB with a free account)
  • the ability create an unlimited number of shared groups with up to 25 members

Access our subscription:

  1. Sign in to your Mendeley account, or create an account if you do not have one.
  2. Join the MIT group here: On that page, click the “Join this Group” link. If you did not use your MIT email to set up your Mendeley account, you’ll be prompted for your MIT email address, and a link will be sent there for joining the group.