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Atelier Multimédia: “Using ZOTERO”

During the presentation of the Library Electronic resources, the Library introduction to historians and the Library Guided Tours to Historians (tomorrow Thursday the 13th, 10.30 to 12.30 last guided tour this year…), it became clear that many of you wanted to have an introduction to Zotero, the web management software offered free of charge by […]

How to work with Zotero and the EUI library catalogue

One of Zotero’s most convenient features is its ability to find bibliographic information on the web pages you visit. Unfortunately, till a couple of months ago, a problem existed between Zotero and the EUI library’s “Discovery tool” so that it was not possible to use the Zotero “multiple-items” button. Now, instead, one can click this button, […]

How to use Zotero with LyX

One of Zotero’s best features is that anyone can contribute towards improving it and can add new functions by creating a third part. As the Zotero director, Sean Takats, reminded us, this is made possible due to Zotero being a free/libre open source soft­ware (FLOSS). This means, for instance, that any Zotero user with a certain […]

How to install Zotero standalone

Six months ago, the Zotero team launched the first official version of Zotero standalone, version  3.0 (for the version history of Zotero, see here). Since then, the Zotero users can choose between the traditional Firefox-plugin version and a version of Zotero that runs as separate programme in all of the main operating systems. Some who have […]

Atelier Multimédia: “Introduction to ZOTERO 3.0”

The Atelier Multimédia this next Wednesday, the 15th of February Sala Europa, Villa Schifanoia form 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.. will be an introduction to ZOTERO 3.0: standalone version and Mozilla-Firefox version. Zotero 3.0 marks a major departure from previous versions, most notably with the new ability to run outside the Firefox browser. […] The standalone version […]

Add a Citation Style in Zotero

Recently, an Italian EUI researcher was filling in her PhD-thesis bibliography when, suddenly, she realized that there was no citation style for quoting Italian items in the default citation style repository of Zotero. In this video I suggest a possible path to deal with this issue. Obviously, the same steps might be followed in order […]