Zotero course

Zotero is a free alternative to EndNote, based on open source. This course should allow you to get started with Zotero for collecting references and generating citations/reference lists.

10 Oct

Praktisk informasjon

  • Dato: 10. oktober 2019
  • Tid: kl. 13.00 - 14.30
  • Sted: Campus Porsgrunn, Porsgrunn
  • This course is open for students and employees at USN. 

    Sign up by sending an e-mail to: bibl.pors@usn.no - no later than 2 hours before the course starts.

    Room: B-1001 - Computer lab at the University Library

    Max. 12 participants. 

In short, Zotero is a reference tool with an add-on to the web-browser Chrome or Firefox, and works with MS Word, LibreOffice, Google Docs, Power Point and other web-based tools.

Bring your own computer. Make sure Zotero and the Zotero Add-in is allready installed: https://www.zotero.org/download/

If you need assistance with installing the add-on, please ask the library staff or come 15 minutes earlier, and we will assist you. 

In this course you will learn:

Collecting references from Oria, PDFs, databases, web pages
Editing references
Manual entries
Generating simple reference lists/bibliographies
Back-up and sharing

This workshop is open for students and employees at USN, and will be in english.