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This Internet-accessible research workshop is designed to introduce students to the wide variety of services and resources available at the Evans Library and through the Library website.

What Is Zotero?

Zotero is a tool called a citation manager, or reference manager. It is designed to store, manage, and cite bibliographic references such as books, articles, webpages, videos, and more.

Use Zotero to collect and organize information and sources; download and save full-text PDFs; and generate bibliographies, full citations, and even in-text citations while you write!

This very brief video explains what Zotero is and shows you how it works:


Use this link to learn how to get started with Zotero:


Watch this Evans Library workshop video for step-by-step help getting started with Zotero:

For Quick Citations, Try ZoteroBib

Need More Help with Zotero?

Check out the Evans Library's Research Guide on Citation Managers. There is a Zotero section with additional guidance on saving items, troubleshooting, and links to more help.

Also, remember, Just Ask if you have questions!