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Citation Management Software - Mendeley

Mendeley is a free desktop and cloud application that helps you manage your research.

Your Publications

Your Profile

After signing in at, go to Your Name/Profile and add your Degree, Title and Institution so that your colleagues can find you! You can also add additional details like Education, Professional experience, and Research interests.

Add Publications

You can add and manage your own publications from your Profile on Mendeley Web or the "My Publications" folder in Mendelely Desktop.

  1. Add your document to your Desktop using your preferred method
    • On Mendeley Web, you can drag & drop or add an entry manually
  2. Mendeley will ask you to agree that you are the author of the(se) documents
  3. After agreeing, your document will be added to your library and sync to Mendeley Web and Desktop

Edit Publications

To view your Publications on Mendeley Web, sign in at and go to Your Name/Profile > Publications.

  • You can Hide, Edit, or Remove your publications from the carrot menu on the right side of each publication record.


  • Stats shows you how many readers on Mendeley have accessed your work.
  • Citations shows how many other works have cited to your publication within the global Mendeley library.

Note: The unpublished work checkbox is unavailable in the "My Publications" folder.

Connecting Your ORCID or Scopus Profiles

Be sure to add your ORCID and Scopus Author IDs so that Mendeley can search for previous publications. If you already have been assigned a Scopus ID, you can integrate it with your ORCID ID. If you're a new author, consider registering with ORCID  for a persistent digital identifier that is unique to you.

More Resources for UO Authors

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