Mendeley 02: How to use Google scholar to import references

You can use Google Scholar to import resources into your Mendeley library. In order to do that, follow these steps: Go to Google Scholar by typing https://scholar.google.co.za/ in your Chrome browser Type a keyword or keywords into the search bar Click on search Click on the Mendeley image top of browser A pop-up will open displaying all items found (first page of search) Click in the boxes next to all…

Mendeley 01: Get started

1.  Create a free account The following steps should be taken to create a free Mendeley account. (Please note: Mendeley is supported by various browsers, but Google Chrome creates the least problems). Follow these steps: Open Google Chrome Type http://mendeley.com in the address bar Click on Create a free account Complete the form (page will look similar to image below) I suggest using your gmail email…

Mendeley – a complete referencing tool

I have used Refworks while I have worked on my PhD and loved it, so, when I was asked to attend the Mendeley training session, I did not think it could be possible to persuade me to use Mendeley instead of Refworks. But, I have to admit, after the short introductory course presented by Unisa library staff, I am going to use this reference manager and academic…