Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Citation Management: Zotero: Adding from a file

This guide has been adapted (with permission) from the Scholars Portal Zotero LibGuide.

Adding references from a file

Occassionally, you will have citation information in the form of an RIS or BiBTeX file. It will look something like this: 

 

To add these kinds of records to your Zotero library, navigate to Settings and choose either Import (to upload a file) or Import from Clipboard (after copying the full extent of the text you wish to import).