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An overview for installing, setting up, and using the bibliographic manager Zotero. Created based on guide created by Jason Puckett and licensed by Georgia State University Library at

About Zotero

Screenshot of Zotero App for Mac

Zotero (pronounced "zoh-TAIR-oh") 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.