Mendeley Desktop

Mendeley Desktop is a proprietary product developed by Elsevier.

Mendeley Desktop allows the import of articles with bookmarklets directly into the collection as well as direct PDF file import in the desktop client. Like other reference mangers, Mendeley allows the upload of the whole article collection to the cloud.


Zotero is available for the following platforms:

  1. Linux
  2. macOS
  3. Windows
  4. Web client

Mobile Apps

There are official Android and iOS clients:

  1. Android
  2. iOS