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AI Tools for Research

This guide offers advice on AI-powered tools and functionality created for or used in academic research.

AI PDF summaries in Zotero

Zotero does not yet have built in AI tools, but an the open-pdf add-on can help connect the AI summarization and chatbot features of PDFgear to PDFs in your Zotero library. Add any notes taken in your PDF to Zotero automatically by choosing "Add note from annotations" in Zotero's right click menu.

Video demonstration: Zotero / PDFgear / open-pdf setup and usage

AI summarizing and Q&A