Zotero is an open source research tool that allows you to create a library of information collected from websites, books, articles and other documents. Your Zotero library is organized into uniquely named folders (similar to an iTunes library) and fully-indexed, allowing you find a specific item, instantly. Zotero also supports numerous writing styles such as: APA, MLA, Turabian, etc. and will automatically create citations (also known as references) within Word for you according to your preferred style.
Step 1: Register for a free Zotero account.
Step 2: Install Zotero 5.0 and the Zotero Connector to your device.
Step 3: Sync your Zotero library (See video below)
Collecting Articles from Databases
Collecting Resources from Library Catalog
A list of titles from your search results will pop up. Select the titles in which you are interested in saving to your Zotero library.
Collecting Resources from the Web
Setting Up Preferred Citation Style in Microsoft Word
Adding a Bibliography