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Zotero: Mobile Zotero App- ZotPad

Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. The original content of this guide comes from Washington State University Libraries.


Zotero Mobile App

ZotPad is an iPad/iPhone client for Zotero reference management software. It is not affiliated with the creators of Zotero.

Main Features:

  • Display items by navigating a hierarchy of libraries and collections
  • Search and sort items
  • Reader mode compatible with the following files: PDF, MS Office , iWork , RTF, plain text, csv, images
  • Emailing files from your Zotero database to colleagues
  • Look up items from library databases
  • Send and receive files with other applications (Useful for annotating PDFs)
  • Reading and editing Zotero notes
  • Editing tags
  • Built-in user guide and user support features.

Features not included in the 1.2 version

  • Adding items
  • Editing item data or collections
  • Saved searches
  • Full text search