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Mendeley Institutional Edition : Mendeley

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Do you want to use Mendeley Institutional Edition?

  1. Go to Mendeley
  2. Sign Up for a New Account
  3. use your DTU email to sign up
  4. JOIN the Danmarks Tekniske Universitets group

Already a Mendeley user/Mendeley Premium user and what to convert to Mendeley Institutional Edition?

  • click on this Group Link and confirm with your DTU mail

Add Open URL resolver

DTU Library has added the Open URL resolver to the list of libraries in Mendeley.

Adding this URL to you own local Mendeley library makes it easier to access articles paid for already by your university library.

How to add the OpenURL:

  1. Go to
  2. Click on MY ACCOUNT
    - in the section "your library access links" you choose "Add library manually"
  5. add BASE URL = manually or choose from the list
  6. then SAVE by clicking "Add Library Link"

Getting started

Open URL resolver

Add and use Open URL

mendeley add open url

Open url in Mendeley web

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About Mendeley

Mendeley Institutional Edition is paid for by DTU Library and free to use for DTU users. You get 5GB free storage, and an easy way to organize, share and discover research.

  • Reference manager
    You can generate citations and bibliographies in both Microsoft Word, OpenOffice, LibreOffice and LaTex

  • Read and Annotate
    Add online "sticky notes" and highlights in your PDFs

  • Add and Organize
    You can add PDFs and other types of documents from your online searches or from other reference management systems and organize them

  • Collaborate
    Connect with other people on Mendeley, or share papers in closed circles ( up til 25 persons with Mendeley Premium )

  • Backup, Sync & Mobil
    You can access your Mendeley library from several PC´s, web, IPhone or IPad, just remember to synchronize between them

  • Network and Discover
    Use Mendeley to discover relevant papers, people and public groups

As of april 2013 Mendeley joint forces with Elsevier.

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