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Collect, organize, cite and share your research with this free software.

Locating Full Text Articles at Brandeis Library from Zotero

To get the full text of articles in your Zotero library, set up OpenURL to connect with Brandeis Library OneSearch. To set this up, go to Zotero's Preferences Window and click the Advanced pane In the General tab, look for the heading labeled OpenURL. In the field labeled "Resolver," copy/paste the following URL, and then close the window:

http://search.library.brandeis.edu/openurl/01BRAND/BRAND&tabs=viewOnlineTab
 

"Advanced" pane of Zotero's Preferences Window. Arrow pointing to Resolver text box.
 

Once the OpenURL resolver is set up, you can open the Locate menu on any reference in your Zotero library and select the "Library Lookup" option to search for full-text articles in our Brandeis databases.

Screenshot depicting the Locate menu 

Opening Brandeis Library E-books from Zotero

If you want to open an e-book from Zotero that you found using OneSearch, use the Locate menu to choose "View Online," rather than "Library Lookup." This will bring up the e-book.
 

Zotero's Locate menu with View Online option highlighted