Before you can sync your library with the Zotero server, you need to create a Zotero account.

  1. Open Zotero
  2. Click the curved green arrow icon in the toolbar above the right column
    • Hover over the icon to see the "Sync with Zotero Server" tooltip
    • A pop-up window asking for your Zotero login information will open
  3. Click Open Sync Preferences
    • The "Zotero Preferences" window will open
  4. Click Create Account
    • Zotero's registration page will open in a new window
  5. Enter your login information to set up your account
  6. Click Register at the bottom of the page
    • You'll be logged in to Zotero