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Using reference management tools - Mendeley

Thursday 24 January 14:00 until 16:00
Library Training Room
Speaker: Library Research Support
Part of the series: Researcher Development Programme

Target audience: Doctoral researchers in the early stages from all disciplines. Research staff are also welcome to book a place to attend this workshop.

Workshop description: Mendeley is a reference management tool that helps you create a personal database of references and add citations and bibliographies to word processed documents using your chosen citation style. This practical workshop will cover the main features of Mendeley.

Reference management tools enable you to create a personal database of references relevant to your work. These tools can help you gather bibliographic data from a range of sources, organise and manage this data, cite references in your writing and generate bibliographies.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this workshop, you should be able to:

  • Access Mendeley
  • Gather bibliographic references from a range of sources
  • Manually enter and edit citations
  • Organise and manage a reference collection
  • Generate automatic citations in a MS Word document using your chosen referencing style

Click here to book a place

By: Alexander Aghajanian
Last updated: Friday, 18 January 2019