F&M College Library

ART461: Art, History, and the Museum

A research guide for Professor Aleci's Fall 2019 ART461 course, Art, History, and the Museum.

Keeping Track of Your Citations with Zotero

Zotero is a great open-source tool that allows you to keep all of your sources in one convenient place! Using Zotero's easy interface, you can create folders to store project-specific PDFs, book chapters, online sources, and more. 

Zotero also has a convenient browser extension that lets you save PDFs, webpages, and other sources right from your browser window! 

You can download Zotero from their homepage here.

Zotero

You can download a desktop version of Zotero. Below is what the desktop version looks like: 

Zotero also has a browser extension that's compatible with Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. Once downloaded, you'll have an icon on the top right hand side of your URL bar in your browser window. It should look something like the icon circled in red below: 

Need Help with Zotero?

Contact your librarian, Anna, via email or schedule a meeting with her for more help. 

Zotero also has great help documentation if you're having issues or need help.