2022-03-15

 WHY MENDELEY?

 MENDELEY STEP BY STEP

Mendeley is a free reference manager and PDF reader designed for researchers, students and academics. It allows you to collect bibliographic records, downloaded from different databases or entered manually. Using Mendeley Desktop you can generate citations and bibliographies while writing your dissertation or article in Microsoft Word or LibreOffice. Creation of an individual account is required.

  1. It is compatible with: Windows/Mac/Linux/mobile

  2. You can work with Mendeley Desktop or Mendeley online

  3. It allows you to collect documents of various types (PDF!!!, WORD, PPT, EXCEL...)

  4. It enables automatic downloading publications from scientific databases and Google Scholar

  5. With Mendeley adding citations and creating bibliography in Microsoft Word and LibreOffice is very easy

  6. You can choose any bibliographic style or create your own

  7. Mendeley provides technical support

STEP 1 / CREATE ACCOUNT

      >> mendeley.com

Basic account, free of charge:

  • any domain

  • private disk space / 2 GB

  • shared disk space / 100 MB

  • number of private groups / 1

  • private groups / max 3 persons

 

STEP 2 / DOWNLOAD & INSTALL MENDELEY DESKTOP<

>> https://www.mendeley.com/download-mendeley-desktop/

 

STEP 3 / INSTALL TOOLS


Open Mendeley Desktop and select:

  • Tools / Install Web Importer

  • Tools / MS Word Plugin

 

 

STEP 4 / COLLECT DOCUMENTS

  • import files from other sitation managers, databases and Google Scholar >> Mendeley migration guide

  • Drag&Drop files stored on your computer

  • collect publications

     


 

STEP 5 /  WORK WITH PDFs

  • sort and filter your library

  • create folders

  • highlight interesting texts in pdfs and add annotations

  • add notes

  • add tags

     


 

STEP 6 / INSERT CITATIONS & CREATE BIBLIOGRAPHY



 

STEP 7 / CHOOSE CYTING STYLE

>> Instruction

 

STEP 8 / CREATE & USE GROUPS

 

STEP 9 - CREATE YOUR RESEARCHER PROFILE

 

 

Scientific Information:
phone 58 349 10 45
biblioteka.informacja@gumed.edu.pl

Regulations of collecting personal data in Medical University of Gdańsk

On 27 April 2016 Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Union and of Council came into force. It relates to data processing for natural persons and the freedom of movement of such data. In the light of this and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation), the Main Library would like to draw your attention to the following:

1. The administrator of your personal data is The Medical University of Gdańsk based in Gdańsk, Marii Skłodowskiej-Curie 3A, 80-210 Gdańsk,

2. The Data Protection Inspector at The Medical University of Gdańsk is Piotr Małecki (iod@gumed.edu.pl),

3. Your personal data will be processed using the Tricity Libraries IT System (Stanisław Moniuszko Academy of Music, Gdynia Maritime University, Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport, European Solidarity Centre) in order to enable the use of library resources on the basis of art. 6 par. 1 lit. A of the general regulation of personal data of 27 April 2016,

4. Your personal data will not be disclosed to other entities, except for entities authorized under the law, debt collection companies or companies supporting IT services,

5. Your personal data will be kept for a period required by law,

6. You have access to the content of your data and the right to demand its rectification. You have the right to remove data or limit its use. Further you have the right to transfer data and to raise an objection on how your data is processed. You may withdraw your legal consent for the use of your data at any time,

7. You have the right to make a complaint to the Office for Personal Data Protection if your complaint is justified and the administrator is found to be in breach of the general regulation of personal data of 27 April 2016,

8. Providing personal data is voluntary, however, the refusal to provide them may result in the refusal to provide the service.