1. Download the Zotero application
2. Install a connector for your browser.
(Firefox, Chrome, or Safari)
The connector will appear as a "Z"
in the toolbar.
3. Create a free Zotero account.
Zotero is great for a research paper. But, when you need to do a bibliography quickly (like it's due in an hour), then use
Zotero is an application that collects, manages, and cites research sources. It's easy to use, connects with your web browser to download sources, and best of all it's free. Zotero allows you to attach PDFs, notes and images to your citations, organize them into collections for different projects, and create bibliographies. Watch this Zotero tutorial to learn how to use it for your research at USM.
This Zotero LibGuide is primarily the work of Jason Puckett and licensed by Georgia State University Library under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License. USM Librarians have made some modifications for our student, staff, and faculty use.