Mendeley is a campus-wide available reference manager that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research: 

  • Automatically generate bibliographies
  • Collaborate easily with other researchers online
  • Easily import papers from other research software
  • Access your collected papers from anywhere online

For more information and help on using Mendeley see: 
TU Delft offers access for all students and staff to Mendeley Institutional Edition (MEI), the premium version of Mendeley.
Comparison between Mendeley Basic Individual vs Mendeley Institutional Edition:  


Basic Individual Free

Mendeley Institutional Edition

Personal library space

2 GB

100 GB

Shared library space

100 MB

100 GB

Private group size (collaborators)


Up to 100

Number of private groups






Mendeley Desktop and Mendeley Cite-O-Matic will be phased out and are no longer supported. Both tools are incompatible with Mac operating systems. Please visit the Mendeley Support Center web page (following this link) for help on how to deal with this issue. 

Getting Started

Go to to register via Create account, Sign in via your institution Delft University of Technology and Access through Delft University of Technology.

As soon as you have registered your Mendeley account you will be automatically added to the TU Delft institutional group on Mendeley and you will get the premium benefits, assigned to your account.