Zotero for Beginners | Reference Management

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Kathryn Frame


This online session will introduce you to the basics of using the Zotero reference management program. Zotero is one of the reference management programs supported by the University of Melbourne Library, other options include EndNote and Mendeley. By the end of the webinar you will be able to:

  • Recognise the capabilities and limitations of reference management software
  • Download the program, connectors and plugins
  • Navigate important features of the Zotero interface
  • Add references to your Zotero library using a range of technique
  • Sync an online account with your desktop
  • Use Zotero to insert citations and format a bibliography in Word and Google Docs using your preferred referencing style

Presenters: Ruth McConchie and Nathan Parry