Can I use Zotero on a Chromebook?

I have a Chromebook and want to use and install Zotero -- how do I do that?


We don't recommend downloading and installing the full version of Zotero on Chromebooks or other Linux-based systems. (It's possible, but complicated -- see below.) 

Instead, we suggest: 

I'm comfortable modifying my Chromebook's operating system and really want to use Zotero: You can install Linux on your Chromebook, then install either the official Zotero tarball or zotero-deb. You will need an x86_64 Chromebook. has instructions.

Please note the Library is unable to provide support (beyond this FAQ entry) for this advanced workaround.

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  • Last Updated Feb 01, 2023
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  • Answered By John Kimbrough

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