Users of Zotero version 5.0 can quickly install an external program enabling Zotero to index full text PDF documents so that they are fully searchable. Zotero is also able to retrieve citation information (meta data) for pdfs.
If you prefer watching video documentation to setup and use ZOTERO use the following link to watch three videos on the Oxy Library/CDLA's Youtube channel: Click Here
Get Zotero Support from the Oxy Library through live, remote 1:1 consultation
Request a 45 minute Zotero Workshop for a class by locating your subject librarian/specialist here: