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Zotero:

Adding Items from Library Catalogue

1. Conduct a search in the library catalogue. Zotero recognizes that there is a list of items to be added to the library by showing a folder icon in the Firefox browser

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2. Select Items that need to be added to your Zotero library

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3. Included in your library

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Exporting Items to RefWorks

1. Select Items and Right Click

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2. RefWorks accepts RIS format

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3. file extension .ris on desktop

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4. Now use the Import function in RefWorks

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5. Import Filter: RIS & Choose Multiple Databases

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6. Browse and select the relevant file from your desktop

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7. Citations are Imported into RefWorks

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8. Citations in Last imported folder

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Creating a Folder and Adding References from JSTOR database

1. Create folders in Zotero and then import from databases

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2. Folder created: JSTOR

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3. Zotero recognizes that there is a list of items to be added to your Zotero library. Locate & click on the Folder icon in your browser.

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4. List of Items are displayed. Select citations to be transferred to Zotero

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5. Four items in your JSTOR folder

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Removing Duplicates

1. Select the duplicates in your Zotero library and Right click to delete

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Capturing web pages

1. We want to capture the Pubmed page in our library

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2. You can make changes to in the citation fields and highlight and annotate this captured page!

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Citations in desired output style

1. Select citations

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2. Choose citation style

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3. Saved .rtf (rich text format) file on desktop

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Transfer citations from a database into a folder

1. Create a folder(s) in Zotero

folder

2. Highlight/select the folder you want your citations to reside in

folder1

3. Conduct your search in JSTOR and click on the folder icon at the top

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4. Select the citations to be transferred

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5. Four citations from JSTOR now in JSTOR folder. You can also drag and drop references from one folder to another.

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Questions: Please contact Rajiv Nariani