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Zotero for Humanists

Custom Reports & Annotated Bibliographies

Generating a Customized Report

In addition to bibliographies, Zotero can also create a formatted report of a source collection. It’s possible to customize the fields that appear on this report by running your report’s source code through this third-party site. The instructions at this code modification site plus these directions from Zotero’s site explain the procedure clearly.

What a report looks like:

The default view of a Zotero report  


Some of the fields highlighted in the image above are eliminated in the customized report below:


Annotated (Chicago style) Bibliographies

Download the Chicago Annotated Style

There are currently 2 annotated styles available from the Zotero Style Repository: Chicago and APA.



Annotate the Item in Zotero

Annotate in Zotero



Select the Items for Annotated Bibliography



Export with Chicago Annotated Style

Note: You can also "Copy to Clipboard" and paste into a document.



Final Product

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