Zotero: Organize

The Zotero library

Your zotero library is divided into 3 sections:

  1. Collections
  2. References imported to a collection
  3. The metadata of a reference

"My Library" holds a copy of all the references, which you have imported to your collections.

 

Organize

​To keep track of your references use "New Collection" to make folders in your Zotero library.

To import metadata such as author, title etc. to a specific folder, mark the collection ahead of importing.

To make sub-collections, right-click on a collection and choose "New Subcollection":