The Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library

IREL 200: Global Health: Getting Started with Zotero

Reasons to Use Zotero

  • Use Zotero to create bibliographies and in-text citations in Microsoft Word
  • Collect citations from a wide range of databases and websites
  • Collect citations to articles, books, websites, blog posts, and more
  • Find citation information for pdf's of journal articles
  • Attach PDFs to Zotero files
  • Organize your citations with tagging and notes
  • Collaborate with shared libraries
  • Create an annotated bibliography

Additional Resources

First Steps

  • Create an account in Zotero.
  • Download the Zotero program and install it.
  • Download the Zotero helper for your browser and install it too.