Mendeley is a free research management tool that contains a combination of a desktop applications and online features. It is a reference manager and academic social network that can help researchers organise their research, collaborate with other academics in their discipline online, and discover the latest research trends.
When you download the Mendeley program you will be prompted to sign up for a Mendeley account. This will give you access to the tools in the Mendeley Desktop program as well as a Web Library and other features available at mendeley.com.
Browse these guides to help you get started with Mendeley.