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Introduction to Zotero

Overview of the open-source research management software Zotero.

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Introduction to Zotero

  1. 1. Introduction to Zotero
  2. 2. What is Zotero?
  3. 3. What can I do with it? Collect citations and websites together Gather PDFs and site captures for later Organize resources by tags/folders Create formatted bibliographies Take notes about your sources Sync data between devices and the Web Share data with research groups
  4. 4. How do I start? Using Firefox? Install the Zotero add-on Using Chrome or Safari? Install the plug-in Using IE or another browser? Install the standalone programInstallation:
  5. 5. At another computer? Set up a login Sync!
  6. 6. How to I add an item to myresearch?Three ways: Click the address bar icon to auto-save Export a file of records from a database, then import into Zotero Enter citation info manually
  7. 7. How do I organize myresearch? Collections ◦ Project-specific ◦ Items can be in more than one collection Tags ◦ Subjects ◦ May be auto- inserted by some databases Notes
  8. 8. How do I create abibliography? Set your citation style Using the MS Word plugin Select references (ctrl-click), copy bibliography
  9. 9. Questions?