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Mendeley: Citing& Writing

The basics of citing and writing with Mendeley ...

To install the MS Word plug in:

When installed the plugin will appear as below on Microsoft Windows:

Note: There is a slight difference with MS Word on Mac as the Cite-O-Matic will appear as its own toolbar.


Click View → Citation Styles → More Styles to search for citation styles on Mendeley Desktop. 

The Citation Style Editor (for advanced users): you can start editing your own citation styles with the open source Citation Style EditorTo get started we recommend this tutorial.

Learn more about Cite-O-Matic