Unlock advanced mode

In order to achieve high usability of BibSonomy, we have decided to only display relevant features for different user types. If you start with BibSonomy you only see the basic functionality. The extended features are useful for advanced users.

Goal: This tutorial shows you how to unlock the advanced features of BibSonomy in five easy steps.



  1. Click on the user menu.

  2. Click on menu entry "settings".


  3. Then click on the tab "settings".

  4. Under "appearance", select the "advanced" option.

  5. Save your selection by clicking on "set layout".

The extended layout is now activated.