Get lengthier and more specialized research help with our book an appointment service.
Visit the Research Help Desk on the main floor of the Library for help.
Workshops are scheduled throughout the term.
How-to guides and videos on writing, research and citation
When writing a research paper you will use a wide variety of resources. You are required to cite your sources for two main reasons:
For more information, check Why We Cite and How to Avoid Plagiarism.
[zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources.
A personal research assistant.
Organize your Sources Across your Devices
Cite Your Sources
The video below illustrates how to capture citation information and full text files from databases like JSTOR, and websites. You can also add links to files or file attachments to citations once you have them in your Zotero Library. Finally, note that you can configure your Zotero preferences to locate full text using TMU Library's library lookup and retrieve citation details for PDF files you drag and drop into your Zotero library.
Google Docs support is part of the Zotero Connector for Chrome.
Installing the Zotero Word plugin adds a Zotero tab to Microsoft Word.