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

Adding the Connector to Your Browser

Zotero provides a browser connector for Firefox, Chrome and Microsoft Edge.

  1. Go to the Downloads page on
  2. Click the Download Connector button
    1. The system will automatically recognize which browser you are using
      Note: there is not a compatible connector for Safari or Internet Explorer
  3. Follow the installation prompts from your browser
    1. Note: You may need to close/quit the browser and reopen it
  4. The connector icon will appear in your browser's toolbar or add-in menu
    In Chrome, pin the add-in so it will be visible all of the time