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-===I have bibliographies in Microsoft Word documents, PDFs, and other text files. Can I import them into my Zotero library?===+===== I have bibliographies in Microsoft Word documents, PDFs, and other text files. Can I import them into my Zotero library? ​=====
  
-==Citations inserted using a reference manager==+==== Citations inserted using a reference manager ​====
 For Microsoft Word "​.docx"​ documents with Zotero or Mendeley citation fields that were inserted with the Word plugins from these reference managers, you can use [[http://​rintze.zelle.me/​ref-extractor/​|Reference Extractor]]. For Microsoft Word "​.docx"​ documents with Zotero or Mendeley citation fields that were inserted with the Word plugins from these reference managers, you can use [[http://​rintze.zelle.me/​ref-extractor/​|Reference Extractor]].
  
-If you still have the references in a reference manager, you can export them from this program to a file format for exchanging bibliographic metadata, such as RIS or BibTeX, and then [[getting_stuff_into_your_library:#​Importing_Records_from_Other_Reference_Tools|import this file]] into Zotero.+If you still have the references in a reference manager, you can export them from this program to a file format for exchanging bibliographic metadata, such as RIS or BibTeX, and then [[adding_items_to_zotero:#​Importing_Records_from_Other_Reference_Tools|import this file]] into Zotero.
  
  
-==Citations inserted using Microsoft Word's built-in citation feature==+==== Citations inserted using Microsoft Word's built-in citation feature ​====
 You can follow these steps to format the bibliography as BibTeX, which Zotero can import: You can follow these steps to format the bibliography as BibTeX, which Zotero can import:
   - Download this [[http://​www.k-jahn.de/​stuff/​bibtex.xsl|Word bibliography stylesheet]].   - Download this [[http://​www.k-jahn.de/​stuff/​bibtex.xsl|Word bibliography stylesheet]].
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-==Plain-text citations and bibliographies== +==== Plain-text citations and bibliographies ​==== 
-If the references have ISBNs, DOIs, or PubMed IDs, you can also use the [[:getting_stuff_into_your_library#​add_item_by_identifier|Add Item by Identifier]] function in Zotero to quickly add these items to your Zotero library.+If the references have ISBNs, DOIs, or PubMed IDs, you can also use the [[:adding_items_to_zotero#​add_item_by_identifier|Add Item by Identifier]] function in Zotero to quickly add these items to your Zotero library.
  
-You can parse plain-text bibliography references using [[http://anystyle.io|AnyStyle]], ​an online ​bibliography parser that can be trained for improved results. Export parsed citations as BibTeX or CiteProc/​JSON and import into Zotero. Additional plain-text reference parsers are listed below.+If you know how to run commandline (ruby) tools, you can parse plain-text bibliography references using [[https://github.com/​inukshuk/​anystyle|AnyStyle]], ​bibliography parser ​(written by a Zotero developer) ​that can be trained for improved results. Export parsed citations as BibTeX or CiteProc/​JSON and import into Zotero. (The previously available webservice for anystyle is currently unavailable,​ but a new release is planned). Additional plain-text reference parsers are listed below.
  
 Otherwise, your best option is to find the items online in a repository that Zotero supports, or, as a last resort, manually enter the references. Otherwise, your best option is to find the items online in a repository that Zotero supports, or, as a last resort, manually enter the references.
  
 //​Alternative plain-text reference parsers:// //​Alternative plain-text reference parsers://
 + - [[https://​doi.crossref.org/​simpleTextQuery|Simple Text Query]]: A tool by CrossRef that tries to find the Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) of the journal articles, books, or chapters cited in a bibliography. If DOIs are found, you can follow the provided links to the publisher websites and import into Zotero.
   - [[http://​www.molspaces.com/​d_cb2bib-overview.php|cb2Bib]]:​ A tool that will take formatted references copied to the clipboard and attempts to parse them into BibTeX format, which Zotero can import.   - [[http://​www.molspaces.com/​d_cb2bib-overview.php|cb2Bib]]:​ A tool that will take formatted references copied to the clipboard and attempts to parse them into BibTeX format, which Zotero can import.
   - [[http://​text2bib.economics.utoronto.ca/​|text2bib]]:​ A Web-based service by the economics department at the University of Toronto that can convert references in a text file to BibTeX format, which Zotero can import.   - [[http://​text2bib.economics.utoronto.ca/​|text2bib]]:​ A Web-based service by the economics department at the University of Toronto that can convert references in a text file to BibTeX format, which Zotero can import.
   - [[http://​freecite.library.brown.edu/​welcome|FreeCite]]:​ An open-source tool hosted by Brown University that converts formatted bibliographies to a format that the Zotero Connector browser plugin can detect. Import detected citations using the Zotero button in your browser toolbar.   - [[http://​freecite.library.brown.edu/​welcome|FreeCite]]:​ An open-source tool hosted by Brown University that converts formatted bibliographies to a format that the Zotero Connector browser plugin can detect. Import detected citations using the Zotero button in your browser toolbar.
-  - [[http://​www.crossref.org/​SimpleTextQuery/​|Simple Text Query]]: A tool by CrossRef that tries to find the Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) of the journal articles, books, or chapters cited in a bibliography. If DOIs are found, you can follow the provided links to the publisher websites and import into Zotero. + 
  
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