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Call: (337) 482-6030
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Note: Reference Chat and Email services are primarily for the students, faculty, and staff of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. The department will assist the public if the question concerns the University or some unique resource of Dupré Library, such as Federal government publications.
Room 153 (behind the mural in Reference)
Zotero is a free open source tool that allows you to collect, manage and cite research sources. With Zotero, you can:
- Automatically extract citation information from websites, library catalogs, databases and more.
- Save PDFs, images, screenshots, and other files.
- Record your research notes.
- Automatically create formatted bibliographies in many different styles.
- Use a plug-in that allows you to insert in-text citations in your Microsoft Word document.
- Sync the citations and files you save online.
- Access your saved information from anywhere.
- Share your saved information online with groups.
Don't like Zotero? View the Comparing Citation Managers Guide for other citation management options.
Comparing Citation Managers
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License / Acknowledgment
"Comparing Citation Managers" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Content in this guide was adapted with permission from Zotero by Jason Puckett, licensed by Georgia State University Library under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License, and from Zotero by the University of Michigan Library, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license.