Mendeley Desktop 1.12.4 / 1.13 Dev 5

A practical and trustworthy reference manager and academic social network that helps you create and share your own library in no time
Mendeley Desktop - The main window where you can browse your files, send invites and more.
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Mendeley Desktop is a reliable Mac OS X application that makes it easy for you to manage, share and discover research papers.

Helps you keep all your research and academic papers in one place

Mendeley Desktop also provides access to an online social network specially made for researchers, where you can share and find research data with ease.

On top of that, Mendeley Desktop allows you to stare all basic citation data on tis servers and offers you the option to store and publish copies of your documents and researches.

Thanks to Mendeley Desktop you can create your own fully-searchable library, cite papers as you write your research, as well as read and annotate your PDFs with the help of the built-in PDF reader.

Read, preview, annotate and highlight your papers as you write your research

Hence, you can safely store all your research in one place, search and sort your references, notes and documents from different computers and mobile devices. Consequently, you’ll be able to access your PDFs while you are on the go and highlight, annotate and add sticky notes to the studied papers.

Moreover, Mendeley Desktop helps you generate citations and bibliography in the desired style. Mendeley Desktop also offers a plugin for Microsoft Word and it is compatible with LibreOffice and BibTeX.

Setup teams and easily collaborate in order to tackle certain research assignments

What is more, you can easily create groups and collaborate with other users in order to handle various assignments, send feedback and write papers with your collaborators. The sharing features allow you to publicly or privately share your references, reading lists and even full-text articles.

From Mendeley Desktop’s top toolbar you can manage your files, create or delete folders, share your documents and synchronize your library. The left side panel offers you access to all your documents, favorites list, publications and folders.

On the other hand, the right side panel provides detailed information about the selected file, helps you view your notes, the contents and enrichments with ease.

Reviewed by , last updated on December 11th, 2014

file size:
65.3 MB
license type:
developed by:
Mendeley Ltd
operating system(s):
Mac OS X 10.5 or later
binary format:
Universal Binary
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What's New in version 1.12.4
  • Bugs Fixed:
  • Fixed issue that could cause citations to be re-ordered if the document was edited whilst being refreshed.
  • Fixed "Object doesn't support this property or method" error that some users experienced when inserting citations.
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Mendeley is designed for the academic community and represents a very efficient tool for searching, organizing, managi...

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