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Getting and Adding PDF's etc.

To make Zotero's "locate" function (right panel of Zotero) direct your browser to the articles, e-journals, etc. that MU has purchased, you need to set up your Zotero preferences - a one-time process.

  1. Open Zotero's Preferences. Preferences are in the Zotero menu at the top of your screen on a Mac, and in the Edit menu in Zotero on a PC.
  2. Go to the Advanced tab. The "General" sub-tab should open by default, but if it does not, select it.
  3. In the box for Resolver, delete whatever is in that field and replace it with:

Instructions for attaching the PDF's, Word files, spreadsheets, etc. that are already stored on your computer to your Zotero items are on Zotero's page on attaching files.

PDF Tools for Zotero