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Citation Management: Zotero


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KSL Zotero Support

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Mark Eddy
Mark A. Eddy
Research Services Librarian
Religious Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Communication Science
Room 201-J
Kelvin Smith Library
Case Western Reserve University
Phone: 216-368-5457

What is Zotero?

Zotero is free open-source reference management software that lets you: 

  • Download and store citations from library databases and the web
  • Format bibliographies using over 8,000 different styles
  • Insert citations into manuscripts in Microsoft office with a Zotero plugin

How to Create a Zotero Account

  • Download Zotero
  • Install the browser extension for Chrome, Safari, or Firefox
  • Register for a new Zotero account   

Zotero Tutorial

Technical Support

Need technical assistance?  Check Zotero's troubleshooting pages or post your question to a forum for assistance.  Click here: