Zotero Introduction

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UNCG Libraries Research Tutorials Help

Time needed to complete this module: 20 minutes

Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use citation manager to help you collect, manage, cite, and share your research sources. It works off of internet browser extensions that save research into folders, and then helps you create in-text citations and bibliographies in Microsoft Word, LibreOffice, and Google Docs. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn the functions of Zotero for citation management
  • Download, install, and use Zotero on your computer

UNCG Libraries Zotero Guide

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