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Next-Gen Research: Unleashing AI’s Potential in Zotero with Aria

Introduction The challenge faced by researchers is the inability to recall the source of information they have read, yet cannot locate it. This issue is compounded when using Zotero as a reference manager, as the database can contain an extensive amount of information and papers. Despite the introduction of custom GPTs, which showed promise in […]

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Installing and Setting Up Zotero Reference Manager

Introduction In the rapidly evolving world of academic research, the ability to efficiently manage and organize references is crucial. Zotero, a free, open-source reference management software, has emerged as a vital tool for scholars and researchers. This article accompanies a detailed video tutorial, guiding you through the process of setting up Zotero from scratch, enhancing

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Generating Bibliographies from Zotero to Word or Google Docs

Introduction Creating a bibliography or reference list is a vital part of academic writing, ensuring that sources are properly credited and information is traceable. In the digital age, tools like Zotero, a reference management software, have become indispensable for researchers and students. This article and video highlights the process of creating a bibliography using Zotero

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Maximising Academic Productivity with Zotero and Obsidian: An Introductory Guide

Introduction In the evolving landscape of academic research and note-taking, efficiency and organisation are paramount. This article and video is the first in a series and embarks on an exploratory journey into the synergistic use of Zotero and Obsidian, two powerful tools designed to enhance the research and note-taking process for scholars, students, and professionals.

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A Template For Importing Zotero Articles Into Obsidian (updated)

Introduction In a previous article and video, I explored importing Zotero papers into Obsidian using the Zotero integration plugin. However, with the introduction of properties in Obsidian, the front matter structure has changed. This article and accompanying video discusses these changes and their integration into an updated template, which is available for download. What are

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Step-by-Step: Adding Zotero Footnotes and Citations in Obsidian

Introduction This article aims to demonstrate the process of adding footnotes in Obsidian, whether you’re creating a new note or editing an imported one. We will also explore the application of this concept within Cornell Notes, a well known note-taking method ported to the digital age in Obsidian by TfTHacker. We will also examine how

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Zotero Citation Selector Window Appearing Behind Focused Window: Solved

In an earlier article and video on integrating Zotero with Obsidian, I mentioned that there seemed to be a bug with the Zotero citation selector popup. Alt + Tab (Win) or Cmd + Tab (Mac) can be used to view all open windows and select the Zotero selector window. Figure 1: Zotero Citation Selection Popup

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How To Use Zotero With Obsidian For The Best Note-taking Experience

Introduction For quite some time now, all attempts at getting Obsidian to talk to Zotero have failed. This has not been with just one plugin, all have been tried, but none worked satisfactorily until now. Inspiration and determination came because of Bryan Jenk’s latest video on the Zotero Obsidian plugin. However, the workflows demonstrated by

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