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Alfredo Mazzamauro

Phd candidate in Economic History at the European University Institute. I tweet on @a_mazzamauro

Next Zotero Courses

Written by Alfredo Mazzamauro on . Posted in Meetings

The Atelier Multimédia Introductory course to the software Zotero  ( -a free Open Source software and web management tool which organizes your digital sources and bibliographies- is open to everybody at the EUI. The course will take place on Wednesday 8 October, 14.00 – 16.00 in Sala Triaria, Villa Schifanoia and will be followed on Wednesday 22 October 2014, 14.00 – […]

Feeds and Institutional Repositories Coming to Zotero

Written by Alfredo Mazzamauro on . Posted in Uncategorized, Zotero, Zotero functions


This article was originally posted in the Zotero blog:  We’re delighted to announce that the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $440,000 to fund a two-year collaboration between Penn State and George Mason University to develop and assess new Zotero functionality for tracking, organizing, and archiving scholarly publications. Key new Zotero features will include: Feeds in […]

Upgrade your Zotero account to 1 gigabyte of web-storage!

Written by Alfredo Mazzamauro on . Posted in Zotero

Image 3: Zotero account validation successful

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new great service provided by the EUI to all its researchers and staff members. Now you can upgrade your Zotero account and enjoy 1 gigabyte of web-storage to save all your files into Zotero. You can find out more on this new service here (this is a […]

What to do after Google Reader closed down?

Written by Alfredo Mazzamauro on . Posted in Digital workflow

Google takeout

Did you forget to export your data before Google Reader shut down definitively back on July 1? Don’t worry, it’s not too late to save your data. It’s still possible to export your data and import it in another RSS reader. The following suggests one potential strategy to gain access to all your Google Reader […]

Zotero 4.0 is now available

Written by Alfredo Mazzamauro on . Posted in New versions, Zotero

Back on April 11th, the new release of Zotero, the 4.0, was launched. You can download it at the following link There is plenty of new features in this version. We will have the chance to go extensively through them in our workshops during the next academic year. In the meantime you can find […]

Lots of news for the EUI users of Zotero

Written by Alfredo Mazzamauro on . Posted in Uncategorized


In the past few weeks, there has been lots of news at the EUI regarding Zotero. In order: (1) Firstly, the troubles between our catalogues and Zotero have now been worked out. Now, EUI users can use Zotero with both the library catalogue ( and the discovery tool ( without encountering any problem of the […]


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