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African Diaspora Studies: Zotero

This guide covers materials about the presence of African descended people in Europe, Asia, and the Americas.


Zotero is an easy-to-use research tool that helps you gather, organize, and analyze sources and then share the results of your research. You can attache pdf's to your sources, write notes and quotes in an attached file, and create bibliographies for your research papers.

Below are a few links on how to use Zotero:


This is the link to download Zotero. Under  "Documentation" you will find a useful guide to it's functionalities.


This is a  research guide to Zotero published by a librarian at Georgia State University. It includes detailed instructions on (1) installation, (2) saving citations, (3) creating bibliographies, (4) synching your library, and (5) the video of a 45 minute instruction session on Zotero.


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Guy Burak
The Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Librarian

The Elmer Holmes Bobst Library,
New York University
70 Washington Square South (room 1M-05A)
New York, NY 10012