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Introduction to Zotero: An Online Tutorial

Getting started with the basics for the citation management program.

Installing Zotero

The two videos below show how to download both the browser version of Zotero and the standalone version. Please note that the browser version only works with Firefox and is considered the more robust version. The standalone option works for Firefox, Safari, and Chrome (not Internet Explorer). Instructions for downloading the word plugin are also included in the first video. The word plugin is automatically included when downloading the browser plugin for the standalone option.

Downloading Zotero to Firefox

Downloading Standalone to Chrome

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