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Install Both Parts!

Zotero has two parts:

  1. An application you download to your computer (Mac, Windows, Linux)
  2. A connector that allows you to save citations from your browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari)

Installation Instructions

  1. Register for a Zotero account:
  2. Close Microsoft Word.
  3. Go to
  4. Download and install the Zotero application to your computer.
    Image of Zotero Download Button
  5. Install the Zotero Connector to your browser. Note: Zotero does not work with Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge.
    Image of Zotero Connector Install Button