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Friday, January 25, 2019

Mendeley, Free Reference Management Software Sessions


Introduction to Mendeley Desktop - Free Reference Management software
Learn to use the free reference management software Mendeley to save your references, annotate and take notes on your articles, and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Participants are encouraged to create a Mendeley Web account ahead of time at https://www.mendeley.com/ so that they are ready to begin working in the workshop. Participants are welcome to bring their own laptops. Several sessions are scheduled this semester.

Participants will learn how to:          
  • Import references from library databases into their Mendeley Desktop accounts           
  • Create new references by importing research articles in PDF format            
  • Organize references using folders and tags            
  • Annotate PDFs by highlighting and taking notes            
  • Create bibliographies in MS Word            
  • Create research groups for sharing references and notes with colleagues
Related LibGuide: Mendeley at WMU by Edward Eckel

Session 1 was January 28.
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Session 2  

Date:
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Classroom B (Waldo 0152)
Branch:
Waldo Library
Presenter:
Edward Eckel, Engineering Librarian
Categories:
  Digital Literacy     Information Literacy Instruction