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Getting started with reference management


  1. Check system compatibility (there will be information on the tool’s website)
  2. Download and install the program
  3. Download and install any browser plug-ins
  4. Create an account and link to the online or cloud version (where relevant)
  5. Check for library classes and webinars
  6. Locate online tutorials and FAQs




This playlist will show you how to get started with the Firefox version of Zotero. 

For further instructions on the different versions of Zotero, including the Standalone, see the following link.

Click on the menu in the top left of the video to select individual videos from the playlist.