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Zotero: About Zotero

An overview of the research management tool Zotero

What is Zotero?

Zotero is a a tool that helps you collect, manage and cite research sources and notes. In Zotero you can:

  • Extract and save full citations from library databases, websites, book and more
  • Save PDFs, webshots, images and more that attach to the citation
  • Create notes and tags to organize your research
  • Quickly create fully formatted Works Cited/Bibliographies directly in Microsoft Work and Google Docs
  • Sync your research across multiple devices and the web
  • Share reseach online in groups.

Zotero is an open source program, which means that it is free and doesn't require a CUNY login to use.


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