"The Zotero Connector's save button in your browser is the most convenient and reliable way to add items with high-quality bibliographic metadata to your Zotero library."
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It's easy to add items you find in the Library Search!
If there is a Full Text Availability link to an article database, try using the Connector on that page to see if it will automatically export the PDF as well.
To add a PDF and its citation information:
To connect a PDF with an existing item, drag the PDF on top of the item.
Not all PDFs come with full and correct metadata. You may need to manually edit the citation information.
Use the Connector
Most commercially published books and journal articles have a standard unique identification number (ISBN for books, DOI for articles, ebooks, datasets, etc.).
To import using the ISBN or DOI, click on the magic wand and enter the number.
Sometimes it may be easier and more accurate to add an item manually.
Things you can do with your online account:
Things you can't do: