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Zotero

Zotero is a Firefox addon that collects, manages, and cites research sources. It's free and easy to use.

About Zotero

Zotero logo.Zotero (pronounced "zoh-TAIR-oh") is a Firefox addon that collects, manages, and cites research sources. It's easy to use, lives in your web browser where you do your work, 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. It automatically updates itself periodically to work with new online sources and new bibliographic styles.

Zotero Tutorials

Zotero has produced several great how-to videos on their site that demonstrate step by step how to use Zotero's features. See this great guide published by the Zotero developers themselves.

Zotero Handouts

Need help?

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If you need immediate assistance, the University Library provides assistance in many ways:

  • In-person at the Information/Reference desk
  • By phone : 317-274-0469 or toll free 1-888-422-0499
  • By e-mail: refdesk@iupui.edu 
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License

Creative Commons License
This guide is created by Jason Puckett and licensed by Georgia State University Library under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.

You may reproduce any part of it for noncommercial purposes as long as credit is included.  I encourage you to license your derivative works under Creative Commons as well to encourage sharing and reuse of educational materials.