What is Zotero? Zotero is a free reference manager that allows you to gather and organize your references as well as automatically create in-text citations and bibliographies in the citation style of your choice.
Zotero works on all three major operating systems: PC, Mac, and Linux. It works best with the Firefox browser, but you can download and install plug-ins for the Chrome and Safari browsers as well.
Zotero Quick Start Guide - from the folks at Zotero
To get started with Zotero, you'll need to download a few different items:
Zotero works best on a desktop computer, but there are also some Zotero Mobile Apps available for iOS and Andriod that you might like to check out if you prefer working on a mobile device.