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Here comes a step-by-step guide with everything you need to know to get the most out of the Plural Histories of Capitalism library.
Access the library
You can simply consult the library here. You don’t need a Zotero account for that.
Join the library
To collaborate and edit the library, you need to become a group member.
That’s it! We are happy to welcome you as a new member.
This collaborative library relies on the reading suggestions of its members. Let’s team up to diversify the syllabi of the history of capitalism!
1. Export references from the library:
Here is what you can do with references that you like in the library:
2. Create a bibliography:
Select the references, then right-click and select “create bibliography from item”, if you work with the desktop app. Select the references, then select the “Create bibliography” button at the top of the center column of the Zotero pane, if you work with the web browser app.
3. Contribute to the library:
It is very easy to contribute to this library. On average, adding a reference takes only 10 seconds. Add your favourite references. There are different ways to add references.
4. Your language is still missing?
Create a new collection in the library for it:
If you work with the desktop app, right-click on “Plural Histories of Capitalism” and select “new collection”. Rename using original spelling; if you work with the web browser app, place your pointer on the “Plural Histories of Capitalism” collection, then click on + sign and Add a collection using original spelling
5. Interact and connect with the group:
6. Follow updates:
There are 2 ways to get inspired regularly:
If you no longer wish to be a member of a group, you can leave it by going to the group page and clicking on the “Leave Group” button. Note that leaving a group will also remove all the references you’ve added to the group. If you wish to keep your references after leaving, please contact us beforehand. This allows us to save your work in the group before you leave.