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Graduate Student Orientation

Get Organized First Fridays at the Graduate Student Commons

Check out the Library Events calendar for a schedule of the latest Zotero workshops

Three ways to get started with Zotero

  1. Register at
  2. Install Zotero at (Sync your newly installed software with your zotero account)
  3. Create bibliographies; the Zotero Word Processor plugin is bundled with Zotero 5.0 link...

More information at (library zotero page)

Other citation management software programs:

Best Practices for managing data & digital objects

Some best practices for people working with archival materials include:

  1. Organize personal materials according to archive system (Collection, Folder)
  2. Keep track of archive citation methods and collections used in citation software
  3. Establish an organizational scheme that links the primary materials with notes and citation information (Consider access, analysis, and citation)
  4. Use tags and labels for retrieval and linking materials
  5. Consider defining a local vocabulary list for notes and tagging