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Zotero Citation Manager

Zotero is a free, open source citation manager that can help you organize your research sources and properly format your paper.

Download and install Zotero

Go to to download and install Zotero. There are two things to install:

  • The Zotero program for your operating system: Windows, MacOS, or Linux. This will also install plug-ins for MS Word or LibreOffice Writer if those programs are installed on your computer.
  • The Zotero Connector for your web browser: Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Edge. The Connector lets Zotero find information about sources on web pages you are viewing, and allows Zotero to integrate with Google Docs.

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