Zotero's Groups feature allows you to share references with other Zotero users online. It's a great way to work on collaborative research projects.
First, set up Zotero sync and synchronize your library.
- To create a group, log in to your account at zotero.org, and go to the groups tab. Follow the instructions to create a private or public group, and send email invites to your group.
- To join an existing Zotero library, search for it at zotero.org/groups or be invited by the group’s owner.
- You must log in to the zotero.org website to create or join a group.
- Groups may be public (searchable, and anyone can join) or private (users can only join if invited).
You now have two sections in your Zotero collections pane: My Library and Group Libraries.
Personal and group libraries are entirely separate, and changes made to items in one library do not affect the other. You can drag items back and forth libraries to copy items.