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Zotero

This guide provides in-depth instructions on how to use Zotero, organize sources, and create in-text citations and bibliographies.

Adding Sources from Google Scholar

To add individual items from a Google Scholar search, use the following steps.

  1. From your search results list, click the Quotes/Cite button
  2. Choose the RefMan option
  3. On the Zotero Connector pop window, click Open
  4. Zotero will automatically add the source to your Zotero Library

Alternatively

  1. From your search results list, click the Quotes/Cite button
  2. Choose the RefMan option
  3. On the Zotero Connector pop window, click Cancel
  4. On the Save popup window, select the Save radio button
  5. Click the OK/Open button
  6. The reference will be saved to your computer
  7. Follow the directions for importing an RIS file

Note: You can add multiple sources at once from a search results list; consult the A Search Results tab on this page.