Answered By: Ruth Owens
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2020     Views: 90

  1. On the Zotero homepage which you can get to by going to, you can create a free account by clicking on the Log in option (found in the top right of the screen) and register for a free account. 



  1. Once you have an account, click Download Now there you can download the option that works for you.  This will depend on the browser you want to use for your research.  If you are unsure what option you should chose there is a link at the bottom to for help with installation instructions.


  1. If you are using the standalone version, you may also want to have the add-on browser extension.  This is good to do as it will enable you to add material to your library directly from the browser.