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Citation Management

Using Mendeley

Mendeley is a free citation management tool with web and desktop versions as well as apps for iOS & Android. Features allow you to collect, manage, share citations, and save and annotate PDFs for articles. 

Some key features:

  • Free version offers 2 GBs of cloud storage
  • Options to create one private group with three users
  • Word plugin to insert citations and a bibliography within papers
  • UCF Libraries does not provide an institutional version for Mendeley
  • Mendeley guides are available at

For assistance with questions about Mendeley, please contact Corinne Bishop, UCF Graduate Engagement Librarian