Step 2: Download Mendeley Desktop
Mendeley Desktop has different features to the online version. Download the Mendeley Desktop by visiting the following page:
Step 3: Install the web importer
The Web Importer allows you to save references while you are searching for information on any database such as ScienceDirect or even Google Scholar. Download the web importer for any web browser, by following the instructions you will find at:
Step 4: Install the Word plug-in
You need the Mendeley plug-in to be able to do 'in-text citations' and automatically add your bibliography based on your preferred referencing style. To install the Mendeley plug-in for Word or other devices go to "Tools" on the Mendeley Desktop and click on "Install"... and select the plug-in you wish to add.