What is Zotero?

Zotero is an An extension for the Firefox web-browser.

It runs in its own pane within Firefox, separately from web pages.

Zotero sets up a "Library" of references (called "items") on your hard drive. Users can attach files, notes, and/or links to individual items. Particularly good at gleaning information from the Internet as you research online.

Cite as You Write

Zotero's Plugin is a software add-on for your word processor program (like Word or Google Docs) -- Insert citations in your document as you write & auto-generate a bibliography.