Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Mendeley - Organize your PDF files and access them online

Do you have lots of PDF files on your computer? Scattered hither and yon? Accessible only from your machine? Then you might find this desktop app/web app very useful. And if you want to organize PDF documents for online research, well, this could be even more useful. From the website:

"Mendeley Desktop is academic software that indexes and organizes all of your PDF documents and research papers into your own personal digital bibliography. It gathers document details from your PDFs allowing you to effortlessly search, organize and cite. It also looks up PubMed, CrossRef, DOIs and other related document details automatically. Drag and drop functionality makes populating the library quick and easy. The bookmarklet allows you to quickly and easily import papers from resources such as Google Scholar, ACM, IEEE and many more at the click of a button."


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