Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division: Introduction to Mendeley

Do you need help managing your references? Do you need help citing references in your documents? This hour-long session will introduce you to Mendeley (, a free programme which can help you to store, organise and retrieve your references and PDFs, as well as cite references in documents and create bibliographies quickly and easily. It will show you how to: create a Mendeley account and install Mendeley Desktop; import references from PubMed; import references directly from a database such as Ovid Embase; annotate and manage PDFs using Mendeley; synchronise your desktop and web libraries; create a bibliography; cite references in document.

Intended Audience: Postgraduate students, researchers and university staff specifically based on the Old Road Campus or in Medical Sciences Division departments elsewhere in Headington.