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This guide can be a reference when using Zotero, a free Open Access bibliographic management tool.

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Poll - 10/29/15

Have you ever used Zotero before?
Yes: 5 votes (62.5%)
No: 3 votes (37.5%)
Not sure: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 8
Have you ever used another bibliographic management tool (such as RefWorks or EndNote)?
Yes: 4 votes (50%)
No: 4 votes (50%)
Not sure: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 8

Zotero Guide for Bibliographic Management Contents


This user guide was designed by library intern Judy Atterholt and is now maintained by librarian Shannon Kealey.

What is Zotero?


Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free*, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. Using Zotero, you can also create and format your bibliography for a research paper or essay.

*Zotero accounts are free for less than 300MB of storage.  For heavy users, Zotero offers storage plans for a yearly fee.  

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