• Download Mendeley Desktop from https://www.mendeley.com/download-mendeley-desktop/linux64/instructions/.

  • Move mendeleydesktop-1.17.12-linux-x86_64.tar.bz2 from Dowload folder to Home folder
    mv mendeleydesktop-1.17.12-linux-x86_64.tar.bz2 ../
    
  • Move to home folder
    cd ..
    
  • Extract mendeleydesktop-1.17.12-linux-x86_64.tar.bz2
    tar xvjf mendeleydesktop-1.17.12-linux-x86_64.tar.bz2
    
  • Go to Mendeley Desktop folder
    cd mendeleydesktop-1.17.12-linux-x86_64
    
  • Run Mendeley Desktop
    ./bin/mendeleydesktop
    
  • Login into your account

https://gitlab.com/cho2/blog-images/raw/master/2017-12-29/mendeley-1.png

  • Install LibreOffice plugin
    • Go to Tools
    • Then Install LibreOffice Plugin

https://gitlab.com/cho2/blog-images/raw/master/2017-12-29/mendeley-2.png

https://gitlab.com/cho2/blog-images/raw/master/2017-12-29/mendeley-3.png

  • Open LibreOffice Writer

The area on the red square below is Mendeley desktop plugin for LibreOffice

https://gitlab.com/cho2/blog-images/raw/master/2017-12-29/mendeley-4.png