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Optometry and Vision Science Research Guide: Zotero and Citation Managers

Research resources and information for vision science.
  Writing and CitingZotero and Citation Managers
  In addition to using reference management programs to improve your research output and organize your reference library, you can also 
  create your own personal citation database by importing references from text files or online databases
  effectively manage all of your references
  automatically format your bibliographies
  insert in-text citations
  and save yourself a ton of time!



As of January 2023, the University of Waterloo now has institutional access to Zotero. When you are signing up for a new Zotero account, please ensure to use your Uwaterloo email so that you can access the institutional storage. 

Additional reference managers

$$ Paid with free trials


>>Free and open-source