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Nursing Student Resources: Zotero

Resources available for the nursing students to assist them in their educational journey.

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Zotero Blog

The latest updates from the official Zotero blog.

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What does Zotero do?

Zotero (pronounced "zoh-TAIR-oh") is a Firefox addon that collects, manages, and cites research sources.

Benefits:

  • Free and easy to use!
  • Attach PDFs, notes and images to your sources
  • Organize collections for your different research projects
  • Create bibliographies and insert footnotes using Word or OpenOffice
  • Automatically updates to work with new online sources and new bibliographic styles

[This video is also available at the Zotero website. They provide a number of other tutorial videos there.]

Installing Zotero

Attention Nursing students:

Use the American Psychological Association 6th Edition citation style that comes with Zotero rather than Turabian. Please disregard the instructions in this video on installing Turabian.

There are three basic steps involved in installing and configuring Zotero for use in seminary research. This video shows you how to install Zotero, configure Microsoft Word integration, and enable Turabian support.

Create citations with Zotero

Attention Nursing students:

Use the American Psychological Association 6th Edition citation style that comes with Zotero rather than Turabian.

Demonstrates the basics of using Zotero to insert citations into a paragraph of text.

Getting stuff into Zotero

There are tons of ways to get books, articles, web pages, and any other kind of item into Zotero. This screencast covers six ways to get things into Zotero.

Recent Zotero screencasts

All the latest videos from the Zotero vimeo account.

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License

Creative Commons License
This work by Duncan Johnson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

You may reproduce any part of it as long as credit is included.  I encourage you to license your derivative works under Creative Commons as well to encourage sharing and reuse of educational materials.