Many thanks to Keith Stanger, Librarian at East Michigan University, for permission to reuse some of his content for this LibGuide!
Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a no-cost bibliographic management tool that can:
organize references in multiple folders
store references and files on Zotero's web site
format in-text citations and references according to many bibliographic styles
Setting up a free Zotero account gives you:
unlimited storage space on Zotero’s servers for your metadata (information about your sources, e.g., author, title, publisher, etc., including your text notes)
up to 300 MB of storage on Zotero’s servers for PDF and image files. (Purchasing more storage space is optional).
acces to your Zotero information from any computer
The Library offers online workshops for Zotero twice a semester. Register below for a workshop today, or request a specific Zotero workshop for your class anytime. Fill out the instruction request form or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.