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Zotero: About
Zotero

Collect, organize, and manage your research and citations. If you have a few citations to do, try Zoterobib.

Get Zotero & Connector

Get Zotero

www.zotero.org/download/

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.
Zotero connector icon

3. Create a free Zotero account.

ZoteroBib

Zotero is great to use when you have a research paper. But, when you need to do a bibliography quickly (like it's due in an hour), then use

zoterobib

  • Free
  • Easy to use
  • No need to download anything or create an account

Handouts from Georgia State U

About Zotero

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.

Installing Zotero

Using Zotero Workshop

Zotero Guidebook Online

Zotero Guidebook in Reference

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License

Creative Commons LicenseThis 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.