Note: This libguide is out-of-date and very soon to be thoroughly revised. In the meantime, if you need a more current explanation, please go to this guide by Jason Puckett (Georgia State University).
A citation manager is a tool which helps you to store, organize and output your citations in the format you prefer. An organized list of citations is called a bibliography.
Zotero is an easy-to-use extension to your Firefox web browser. Zotero allows you to import references from the Library's many electronic databases and the library's catalog. You can conveniently compile a list of sources you intend to read--as you identify them--and save the list online.