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Zotero - A Research & Citation Manager: Home

A guide for getting started with and using the Zotero citation and research management tool.

Research Services Librarian

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Mark Eddy
Contact:
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
E-mail: mark.eddy@case.edu
Phone: 216-368-5457

Ask KSL

Reminder: Online Access

  • Library resources require going through CWRU Single Sign-On.
  • The best method is to follow links from the library website.
  • When logged in and a browser window is not closed, access should continue from resource to resource.
  • Remember to close your browser when done.
  • More information see this guide.

What Is It?

Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. It lives right where you do your work—in the web browser itself.

Zotero is the only research tool that automatically senses content, allowing you to add it to your personal library with a single click. Whether you're searching for a preprint on arXiv.org, a journal article from JSTOR, a news story from the New York Times, or a book from your university library catalog, Zotero has you covered with support for thousands of sites.

                                                                                                                                                           ~ from the Zotero website - www.zotero.org

What can it do?