In this tutorial, we'll introduce you to Zotero, a free software application that helps you:
keep track of your information while you search,
create citations while you write,
and generate a formatted bibliography in seconds.
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Navigating this Tutorial
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Choosing Your Starting Point
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So, What is Zotero?
Zotero is a free, open-source research tool that helps you collect, organize, and analyze research and share it in a variety of ways. Zotero interacts seamlessly with online resources: when it senses you are viewing a book, article, or other object on the web, it can automatically extract and save complete bibliographic references.