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There are several ways to add references to a word processor document using Mendeley Word and Open Office plug-ins.
- Add-Ins > Insert Citation > Find Citations
- Add-Ins > Insert Citation > Go to Mendeley > In Mendeley, hightlight a reference. In Word, go to Add-Ins > Insert Selected Citation.
- Copy a citation in Mendeley. Paste it into Word document.
- Drag and drop.
Reformat bibliographies with different styles. In Word, Go to References > Mendeley Cite-O-Matic > Insert Bibliography. Click on the dropdown menu next to Style and select appropriate Output Style.
Can't find your Output Style?
- Select Get More Styles from the Style dropdown menu. Select and install new styles. A complete list of the styles supported by Mendeley is available here.
- PubsHub includes instructions for authors and information to help you decide where to publish.
- Check journal's instructions for authors for Style recommendations. The University of Toledo has compiled links to instructions for authors.
Word Processor Compatibility
WINDOWS - Word 2007 or later, including Office 365 for Windows
MAC - Word 2011
Note: Mendeley has dropped support for Word 2008 for Mac, which will not work at all in Mendeley Desktop 1.12.3 and future updates.
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