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getting_stuff_into_your_library [2018/03/21 12:53]
bwiernik
getting_stuff_into_your_library [2018/05/15 04:01] (current)
dstillman [Manually Adding and Editing Items]
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 To manually add an item to your Zotero library, click the green "New Item" ({{:​add.png?​nolink&​|}}) button at the top of the center pane, and select the desired item type from the drop-down menu (the top level of the menu shows recently created item types; the complete list of item types, minus Web Page, can be found under "​More"​). An empty item of the selected item type will now appear in the center column. You can then manually enter the item's bibliographic information via the right-hand pane. To manually add an item to your Zotero library, click the green "New Item" ({{:​add.png?​nolink&​|}}) button at the top of the center pane, and select the desired item type from the drop-down menu (the top level of the menu shows recently created item types; the complete list of item types, minus Web Page, can be found under "​More"​). An empty item of the selected item type will now appear in the center column. You can then manually enter the item's bibliographic information via the right-hand pane.
  
-**Note:** When you want to create an item for a web page, it is usually easiest to visit the page in your browser and then save it to Zotero (see [[#Saving Webpages]]). Because of this, the Web Page item type is not included in the "New Item" menu. However, you can still create ​an empty Web Page item by creating ​an empty item of another type and switching ​the item type to Web Page in the right-hand pane of the Zotero window. +**Note:** When you want to create an item for a webpage, it is usually easiest to visit the page in your browser and then save it to Zotero (see [[#Saving Webpages]]). Because of this, the Web Page item type is not included in the "New Item" menu. However, ​if you really want to create ​a webpage ​item by hand, you create ​an empty item of another type and switch ​the item type to Web Page in the right-hand pane.
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getting_stuff_into_your_library.txt · Last modified: 2018/05/15 04:01 by dstillman