Keep your bibliography in order
Zotero makes citing sources and organizing your documents easier and more convenient. Save URLs, convert text files, adjust referencing formats for free with only a few clicks.
Collect, organize and cite
The simple interface makes Zotero compatible with users of any level of proficiency. You can take advantage of the open-source nature of the app and add your own plugins and functions.
Simply download Zotero as an extension to your browser and find a copy button on the toolbar. Click this button and save the address of the webpage you’re currently on to the Zotero database. Then, drag these saved URL into your document, and they become cited. Adjust the referencing to the one appropriate to your work. Zotero supports almost all citation formats such as Harvard, APA, and MLA.
Zotero also comes as an independent app. You can download it to your desktop and work offline. The app has a word processor integration for all common platforms like Microsoft Word and Google Docs. This means that you can merge files from any of these programs using Zotero. You can write directly on Zotero if you like, and save your work in any text format.
Zotero collects and organizes all citations and publications for you. You create a specific topic, and the app automatically makes a folder for it. Any sources you save for that subject get categorized and placed in that location. You can access and edit any time in your Zotero library.
The simple interface makes Zotero compatible with users of any level of proficiency. You can try out other advanced features such as BibTex improvement and data sync.
Where can you run this program?
You can run Zotero on Windows, Linux, and Mac.
Is there a better alternative?
No. Zotero offers writers and publishers the highest level of organization and convenience. Similar apps include Endnote, which also auto-cites for you if you are enrolled in the university that provides it.
Zotero greatly reduces the workload of any writer. With this app you can stop worrying about finding referencing instructions.
Should you download it?
Yes. Zotero helps you save time on your projects.
- Automatic citation
- User-friendly interface
- Stores all sources
- Live support
- Free to use
- Doesn’t create bibliographies
- No ability to modify or add new reference styles
- Free storage space limited to 300MB